A large group of protesters gathered outside the statehouse in Trenton, N.J., Thursday to protest a controversial bill that would remove religion as a legal reason for parents not vaccinating public school students.
Former “Saturday Night Live” cast member Rob Schneider went on a Twitter tirade about free speech over the weekend where he called out the social media-driven trend to silence differing opinions.
Parents in Germany could face thousands of dollars in fines if fail to vaccinate their children for the measles under a law passed Thursday.
He’s now pushing for others to get vaccinated in order to avoid the same fate.
A woman’s Facebook post of her Halloween costume poking fun at the measles sparked a tense debate online about vaccines.
The lung disease kills more than a million people a year, mostly in poor countries, and about one-third of the world’s people harbor the bacteria that cause it.
Fox News’ Dr. Manny Alvarez sits down with a Harvard Medical School doctor to discuss everything you need to know about this year’s flu season.
The California state Senate confirmed Wednesday that red liquid inside a menstrual cup hurled at lawmakers from a viewing gallery by an anti-vaccine protester last month was human blood.
Twitter was quick to slam a woman wearing an anti-vaccination t-shirt.
Unable to send disease fighters to help battle one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history, U.S. health officials are turning to basketball hall of famer Dikembe Mutombo for help.
Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar said Friday the federal government will continue to defer to individual states on vaccine mandates and exemptions but nevertheless insisted parents should still have their children vaccinated.
States are heatedly debating whether to make it more difficult for students to avoid vaccinations for religious or philosophical reasons amid the worst measles outbreak in decades, but schoolchildren using such waivers are outnumbered in many states by those who give no excuse at all for lacking their shots.
Connecticut and Alabama are the latest of more than a dozen states to consider tightening their vaccine rules for kids, in response to the worst measles outbreak in more than 25 years.
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. was blasted by his family in a recent op-ed regarding his beliefs on vaccinations.
U.S. health officials say at least 60 more measles cases have been reported, increasing a 2019 tally that is already the highest in 25 years.
Thanks to a Church of Scientology cruise ship quarantined this week by the Caribbean island of St. Lucia, people around the world are wondering how it might feel to be among 300 passengers and crew stranded on a ship with someone who has measles.
Don’t believe false claims that the measles vaccine is unsafe or may cause autism. The vaccine is very safe and very effective. Getting measles is unsafe.
Travelers who passed through LAX were again warned of possible measles exposure after a confirmed case was reported on April 3.
The number of measles cases in the U.S. continues to climb, with more than 550 cases reported from January to April, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).