The history of vaccines

The story of vaccines begins with the long history of infectious disease in humans, and in particular, with early uses of smallpox material to provide immunity to that disease.

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Here’s why vaccines are so crucial

If children in poor countries got the shots that rich countries take for granted, hundreds of thousands of young lives could be saved.

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Vaccine confidence

Dr Heidi Larson speaks about the Vaccine Confidence Project.

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Addressing the Vaccine confidence gap

Dr Heidi Larson speaking about the vaccine confidence gap.

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Vaccine hesitancy - the global impact on immunisation programs

For too long the global health community has neglected the importance of recognising the “risk as feelings” domain when dealing with the vaccine confidence according to Dr Heidi Larson.

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Why vaccination is more important than ever

Dr Jim Kellner explains why vaccination is more important than ever.

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Why parents fear vaccines

Tara Haelle explains what underlies the fear and hesitancy that many people have toward vaccines, why it’s not as irrational as some believe, and what’s necessary to address it.

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Vaccination: A story of risk & community

Dr Lindsay Diamond discusses the risk about the vaccination choice that parents face. What is risk and what does community do to our choices?

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My story for vaccines

Utibe Effiong talks about preventing chronic diseases in developing countries, with a particular focus on diabetes, one of the fastest growing health challenges in Africa.

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Immunogenicity and safety of three aluminium hydroxide adjuvanted vaccines...

…with reduced doses of inactivated polio vaccine (IPV-Al) compared with standard IPV in young infants in the Dominican Republic: a phase 2, non-inferiority, observer-blinded, randomised, and controlled dose investigation trial.

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