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Students, teachers react to Trump administration opting out of COVAX

United States decides to not participate in the coalition of countries searching for a vaccine
September 4, 2020

WEB EXCLUSIVE The Trump administration announced Tuesday that the U.S. will not partake in the World Health Organization’s international COVID-19 vaccine research, known as COVAX. More than 150 nations...

Vaccine preventable

Each vaccine requires a different dosage and booster schedule. Doctors recommend that individuals stay on top of their vaccines in order to maintain herd immunity.
Childhood diseases see resurgence
April 1, 2019

Childhood diseases such as measles, whooping cough, mumps, and chickenpox are reemerging in the United States in recent outbreaks on the West Coast in California, Washington and Oregon, and doctors point...

Staying healthy during the flu season

Staying healthy during the flu season
January 30, 2018

WEB EXCLUSIVE With the flu season peaking mid-January, students and teachers missing classes have become a regular event and many are fighting to remain healthy.    “I’ve been washing my hands...

Vaccinations create a healthier community

Vaccinations create a healthier community
October 3, 2014

By routinely immunizing populations around the world, health professionals have completely eradicated diseases such as smallpox, and have achieved the near-disappearance of illnesses such as polio, yet...

New bill gives teens access to STD services without parental consent

Isabelle Pinard and Rebecca Lee
November 10, 2011

Jewel Devorawood Web Editor Among the more than 140 bills Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law last month is Assembly Bill 499 which enables minors to receive services to prevent sexually transmitted disease...

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