The Paths to ‘herd immunity’ are Natural Infection or Vaccination

The Paths to ‘herd immunity’ are Natural Infection or Vaccination

#herd #immunity #virus #vaccine #vaccination #FDA #PresidentTrump The novel coronavirus chaos has brought “herd immunity” to the public’s view, triggering hope the phenom will help slow or end the outbreak. Herd immunity refers to a large portion of a community developing a degree of immunity to a virus, thereby reducing person-to-person spread. As a result, […]

92% of HPV Caused Cancers Could Have Been Prevented Through a Vaccine

92% of HPV Caused Cancers Could Have Been Prevented Through a Vaccine

An estimated 92% of cancers caused by HPV could be prevented through vaccination, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Thursday, adding that boosting immunization coverage was a key priority. Human papillomavirus was responsible for an estimated yearly average of 34,800 cancer cases between 2012 and 2016, according to a new study […]