Forceful Vaccine Messages Backfire With Holdouts – How Can It Be Done Better?

A communication scientist who has studied the effects of media and health campaigns for the past 30 years explains how a fevered pitch in vaccine messaging may make the holdouts even more resistant

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Who’s Covered by a Vaccine Mandate? Here’s a Quick Guide to America’s Patchwork of COVID-19 Shot Requirements

In recent months, many states, companies and schools have issued vaccine mandates in order to inoculate reluctant or resistant Americans

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Fast Facts: What You Need to Know about Shingles

You're not too young to get shingles. Learn more about this painful infection.

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Clinically Speaking: Questions to Ask Your Healthcare Provider About Preterm Birth

1 baby in 10 is born too soon in the U.S. each year. Is your baby at risk?

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At My Hospital, Over 95% of Covid-19 Patients Share One Thing in Common: They’re Unvaccinated

Many hospitals have reached a point where the demand for health care has outstripped the ability to provide it

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Covid-19 Vaccines and False-Positive Mammograms: When Should You Get Screened?

It's common for women to report swollen lymph nodes as a side effect of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines

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What Happens When the Covid-19 Vaccines Enter the Body — a Road Map for Kids and Grown-ups

COVID-19 vaccines have been proved safe and effective. But it's understandable to have questions.

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What You Need to Know About Back-to-School Vaccines

Learn which immunizations your child needs before school starts

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Herd Immunity: What It Is and What It Has to Do With Your Child

Getting your child vaccinated this summer helps protect those who can't

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Getting Caught Up on Back-to-School Vaccines

Many kids have missed immunizations during the pandemic, but it's important — and easy! — to get them caught up

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Tips for a Safe and Healthy Return to School

As we head into another school year shaped by the pandemic, there are steps you can take to ensure your kids are physically and mentally prepared

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Can Health Insurance Companies Charge the Unvaccinated Higher Premiums? What About Life Insurers? 5 Questions Answered

The average cost of a Covid-19 hospitalization in 2020 ran about $42,200 per patient. Will the unvaccinated be asked to bear more of the cost of treatment?

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COVID-19 Could Cause Male Infertility and Sexual Dysfunction – but Vaccines Do Not

New research has found that some men who have had COVID-19 might experience unwanted sexual side effects

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Should Fully Immunized People Wear Masks Indoors? An Infectious Disease Physician Weighs In

Whether or not the fully vaccinated need to wear masks inside largely depends on where they live and hospitalization rates

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