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1 year 3 months ago

House OKs bill to require proof of immunization

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The mother of a Middle Tennessee State University freshman who died after contracting meningitis says she hopes legislation headed to the governor for his likely signature will prevent the deaths of other college students. The measure would require incoming students at public higher education institutions to...

3 years 9 months ago

Boo to the Flu

Storytime, treat bags and flu shots are what you can expect at the East Library on Wednesday, October 13 th . The program is called Boo to the Flu and vaccinations are being offered to the community through a joint effort between the Pikes Peak Library District and the...

4 years 1 month ago

Immunization clinic planned

Free adult vaccinations are being offered from 2 to 5 p.m. on Friday, June 18, at The Citadel through a partnership with Penrose-St Francis Health Services, the El Paso County Department of Health and Environment, Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) and The Citadel. The additional types of adult vaccines to...

4 years 2 months ago

Free immunizations offered

SET Family Medical Clinics and The Colorado Trust are working together to improve access to healthcare for children. With the help of The Colorado Trust funding SET hosts free immunization clinics 8 times a year. The clinics are for children ages 4 - 18 that are uninsured, medicaid eligible, American...

4 years 2 months ago

Pain of shingles can be excruciating

Registered Nurse Diane Ashton specializes in immunizations and she knows the kind of pain that comes from shingles. She had an attack when she was 21. "I did not know what it was," said Ashton. "I knew it was extremely painful to the point that I couldn't really move that...

4 years 6 months ago

CDC cautions vigilence in H1N1 battle

The nation continues to see dwindling numebrs in the H1N1 swine flu outbreak, but the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning people to continue good sanitary behavior and get immunized. Dr. Anne Schuchat of the CDC said, "We don't know what's going to happen over the...

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