The effects of pertussis vaccine wane after a few years (useless) and infection in a vaccinated person causes nonspecific symptoms, They Carry The Infection But Don’t Display any Symptoms) Vaccinated adolescents and adults may serve as reservoirs for silent infection and become potential transmitters to unprotected infants.… Read More
by Rishma Parpia
- In the early twentieth century, infectious diseases were the leading cause of death in the U.S.
Donald W. Light, Rowan University, and 2013 recipient of ASA’s Distinguished Career Award for the Practice of Sociology
At the intersection of medical and economic sociology sits prescription drugs.… Read More
- Comparing vaccination rates in 34 developed nations revealed a significant correlation between infant mortality rates and the number of vaccine doses infants receive.