File photo of a doctor's office. (credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

Study: New Rotavirus Vaccines Seem Safer Than Ones Pulled From Market 15 Years Ago

Researchers say that newer vaccines against rotavirus, a severe diarrheal disease in children, appear safer than an earlier one that was pulled from the market 15 years ago.


University of Miami pediatrician, Judith L. Schaechter, M.D., gives an HPV vaccination to a 13-year-old girl in her office at the Miller School of Medicine on Sept. 21, 2011 in Miami, Fla. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

1 In 5 Boys Got HPV Shot In First Year Recommended

A new report offers a first look at how many boys are getting shots designed to protect girls from cervical cancer.



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