Tag: immunization

Flu Can Be Very Serious – Flu Vaccine Protects (:30 )

(soft music) – Flu can be very serious. A flu vaccine can keep you from getting sick with flu, helping protect you, your loved ones, and the moments that matter most. Everyone six months and older should get the best available flu protection, a flu vaccine every year. #fightflu, learn

For crying out loud, get your flu shot! The flu is contagious and can cause mild to severe illness.

For crying out loud, get your flu shot! The flu is contagious and can cause mild to severe illness.

Oh for crying out loud, would you get a flu shot! I ask you nicely. I call to remind you. But still, you haven’t gotten the flu shot. Please listen to me. The flu shot doesn’t give you the flu. It protects you and it stops you from spreading the

Efficacy of a Low-Cost, Heat-Stable Rotavirus Vaccine

Efficacy of a Low-Cost, Heat-Stable Rotavirus Vaccine

Rotavirus is the leading cause of severe gastroenteritis among young children. The two currently approved oral rotavirus vaccines require refrigeration, which makes transportation and storage difficult, especially in resource-constrained areas such as sub-Saharan Africa, which has the highest burden of rotavirus-related mortality. BRV-PV is a live attenuated vaccine containing 5

Is it Communicable or Non-communicable?

Is it Communicable or Non-communicable?

Everyone experiences illness now and then, in fact part of what makes us human is that we are susceptible to disease. If you’ve ever been sick and most likely you have, you’ve probably found yourself wondering how you got sick in the first place. There are many causes of disease

RotaTeq (RV5)

RotaTeq (RV5)

In this video, I will demonstrate how to administer RV5 rotavirus vaccine, or Rotateq. RV5 is administered in an infant’s mouth. The oral-administration route is abbreviated PO. RV5 is a live, attenuated vaccine that protects an infant from rotavirus infections. RV5 is routinely administered as a series of three oral