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California Legislature OKs school vaccine bill

...recent measles outbreak at Disneyland.The Senate reaffirmed the bill striking California's personal belief exemption for immunizations on a 24-14 vote. Mississippi and West Virginia are the only two states with such strict requirements in place.Democratic...
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Time for back-to-school immunizations

...For example, Alaska is one of only 12 states requiring immunizations for hepatitis A and, of those, only three others require...recurring health problems, blindness and sometimes death. Immunizations have proven themselves so effective that vaccinations against...
Juneau Empire Online Local: Alaska ranks 48th in infant immunizations 8/20/97

...IMMUNIZATION RECORDS, 1991-95 Alaska ranks 48th in infant immunizations Last modified at 2:14 p.m. on Wednesday, August...other data showed a local level approaching 78 percent. Immunizations help children fight off diseases such as polio, diphtheria...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Officials call for chicken pox immunizations 7/23/98

...The Juneau Urgent Care and Family Medical Clinic will also offer the vaccine to children under 16 for a fee of about $10, as soon as supplies are received, said Emily Rister, nursing supervisor. Officials call for chicken pox immunizations
New resources offered for new parents

...with newborns. Public health nurses will provide families with information about infant care and feeding, parenting, immunizations, child care and resources available for families in their communities. The program is coordinated with Bartlett Beginnings...
Teddy Bear Vaccine Clinic coming up Aug. 20

...prizes, face painting, and of course, vaccines for the kids. Get your child ready for school or just up to date on their immunizations. Please bring your child's shot records. There is no charge for children's vaccines. Call Yvonne Young with the Vaccinate...
Thanks for help in fighting pertussis

...Dec. 16 and 17 offered free Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis) immunizations at Floyd Dryden and Dzantil'i Heeni middle schools. More than 800 immunizations were given over those two days. Juneau Public Health Nursing and the Section...
Tlingit and Haida Head Start now enrolling preschoolers, ages 3-5

...turning 3 years old by September. All applicants require income verification, an original birth certificate, current immunizations and tuberculosis screening results. Head Start is a free federal preschool program for all children of low-income families...
My Turn: Fall - the season for back-to-school, new beginnings and heathcare opportunities

...various preventive services, which include immunizations and vision screening for kids, sexually...chlamydia incidence, suicides and childhood immunizations (number 45 for adolescent immunizations). Free preventive services include depression...
Vaccination fees waived in August Public Health can determine which immunizations or boosters are due. "For many years...children before school starts up again."Immunizations are important largely because Juneau...Seattle. Being up to date on your immunizations keeps you safe and also protects those...


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