Allergy and Immunology News
  • Measles record means US could lose elimination status

    Added On : 2nd June 2019

    The number of US measles patients has reached a record high and may cause the nation to lose its "measles elimination status", US health officials say.

    Read More
  • Minister considers 'all options' to boost vaccine uptake

    Added On : 8th May 2019

    Health secretary Matt Hancock has said he is willing to look at "all options" to boost England's vaccination levels, including compulsory immunisation.

    Read More
  • Saudi Ministry of Health: Vaccines important in preventing communicable diseases

    Added On : 4th May 2019

    Vaccination means a better life and a safer future for our children and the generations to come.

    Read More
  • Oregon women lived until 99 with organs in the wrong places

    Added On : 10th April 2019

    A US woman who died at 99 of natural causes unknowingly lived with her organs on the wrong side of her body due to a rare congenital condition.

    Read More
  • Italy bans unvaccinated children from school

    Added On : 13th March 2019

    The new law demands 10 compulsory vaccinations - and has proved controversial

    Read More
  • Asthma: Young people in the UK 'more likely to die'

    Added On : 24th February 2019

    Young people in the UK are more likely to die from asthma than those in other wealthy countries, a report has found.

    Read More
  • Having HPV 'isn't rude or shameful'

    Added On : 14th February 2019

    Having human papilloma virus (HPV) is not rude or shameful and is extremely common, experts say.

    Read More
  • Breast cancer: Scan younger women at risk, charity says

    Added On : 12th February 2019

    Younger women with a family history of breast cancer should receive annual screenings to pick up the disease earlier, a charity says.

    Read More
  • Dementia risk factors not known by half of population

    Added On : 7th February 2019

    Half of UK adults cannot identify any key risk factors for dementia, according to a study by Alzheimer's Research UK.

    Read More
  • Gene modified chickens 'lay medicines'

    Added On : 29th January 2019

    New generations of genetically-modified chickens are being bred at the research centre

    Read More