Vaccination Essays

Eradication of Disease

Since regional elimination has been acquired with the Measles, Mumps, and Rubella vaccine, the World Health Organization has plans for worldwide eradication of the diseases. The World Health Organization has come up with a strategic plan to eradicate measles and rubella by implementing a plan to use the forced immunizations like the US has done. The lack of education, and more importantly, financing has slowed the process of eradicating these completely preventable diseases. (World Health Organization,2012)Retrieved from: http://www.who.int/immunization/newsroom/Measles_Rubella_StrategicPlan_2012_2020.pdf In order…

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The Hpv Vaccine

I believe that the HPV vaccine, Gardasil, should not be mandatory in the state of Texas, or any place else.  The pharmaceutical companies want society to believe that this vaccine is 100% effective and safe, but is has not been proven safe or even effective over the long term, because only short-term studies have been conducted. It will be years when the true dangers will be exposed, and by then it may be too late for those who have already…

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Poliomylitis Case

Poliomyelitis is an acute virus disease caused by the poliovirus, characterized by fever, motor paralysis, and atrophy of skeletal muscles. This often results in permanent disability and deformity, and inflammation of nerve cells in the ventral horns of the spinal cords. This disease is also known as infantile paralysis and polio. Polio is transmitted by direct person to person contact, contact with an infected mucus or phlegm, and contact with infected feces. The virus enters through the mouth and nose…

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Bird Flu

In this paper I am going to talked about what is the bird flu, how do humans get the bird flu, how can people catch the bird flu from another person, has the bird flu been seen in the United States, what are the signs and symptoms of the bird flu in humans and is there a bird flu vaccine and treatment. Bird flu, or avian influenza, is a viral infection spread from bird to bird. Currently, a particularly deadly…

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