“Case-based surveillance needs to be strengthened, and coverage with MCV1 and the second dose of measles-containing vaccine needs to increase,” the researchers wrote
Recent research examined the impact statin therapy had on outcomes among older individuals who received an influenza vaccine.
The increasing cost of Type 1 diabetes, one of the most common serious chronic diseases, has created heavy financial burdens for families and generated controversy, with insulin prices more than doubling in the past decade.
Most patients with inflammatory bowel disease who are eligible for the herpes zoster vaccine don’t receive it, research suggests.
According to authors of a recent study evaluating the recombinant zoster vaccine, “These findings reinforce the findings of the original efficacy trial, that the recombinant zoster vaccine will greatly reduce suffering from shingles in older adults.”