State Rep. Wants Study Of Vaccine Exemption Laws, Policies A state representative has asked for a study of laws and policies governing vaccine exemption to determine if waivers intended for genuine religious objections are being used by parents personally opposed to vaccinations.
Here's How To Keep Healthy This Flu SeasonThere are some simple and effective strategies to keep healthy this flu season.
Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors PredictAlthough concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
Meriden Company Wants To Start Using Ebola Vaccine SoonMeriden-based Protein Sciences says it hopes its preliminary Ebola vaccine can be used soon by members of the armed forces going to Africa to help fight the disease, and to medical workers.
Study: More Higher Income Parents Opt Out Of Whooping Cough VaccineA surge in whooping cough cases may be linked in part to parents' refusal to vaccinate their children.
Rate Of Flu Vaccination Among Adults Lagging Behind ChildrenMore children than ever are being vaccinated for the flu, but adults have a way to go.
Good Question: When Is The Best Time To Get The Flu Shot?Every flu season is different, but it typically begins in early October and November and peaks in December, January or February.
Season's First Cases Of West Nile Virus In HorsesOne Connecticut horse has been euthanized and a second is recovering after they were diagnosed with West Nile Virus.