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Measles

Five facts about measles in Pima County

Five facts about measles in Pima County

Local officials working to keep county's 2015 measles count at zero.

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Tucson group fueling national vaccine fears

Tucson group fueling national vaccine fears

Small group of physicians opposes mandatory vaccination.

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More Arizona patients exposed to measles

Officials now say as many as 1,000 people in three counties could have been exposed.

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Pinal County family tests positive for measles

The case is likely linked to last month's outbreak in southern California.

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Arizona measles case linked to Disneyland outbreak

A measles outbreak that was traced to the theme parks has sickened 70 people and spread to five states.

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Health officials in Pima wary after Phoenix measles report

Pima County health officials are closely watching the investigation into a measles case confirmed in an unvaccinated traveler to Phoenix.

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Factors that make for 'herd immunity'

If enough people are vaccinated, an isolated case of infectious disease will not morph into a full-blown outbreak.

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Opening a dialogue about childhood vaccinations

Vaccine-preventable disease rates in the U.S. are at relatively low levels.

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Injectable H1N1 vaccine is here now

Injectable H1N1 vaccine is here now

Injectable vaccine against the novel 2009 H1N1 virus has begun arriving in Pima County, and providers are administering it to those at highest risk.

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Greg Hansen : After a review, replay is not all that great

The press box elevator at Husky Stadium hit the concourse level with six minutes remaining Saturday night. Arizona appeared to be safely ahead, 30-21, and was driving for more.

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Hospitals setting protocols for flu

Hospitals setting protocols for flu

Southern Arizonans who are sick with the flu and go to a local emergency room may not be allowed inside, at least not right away.

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Hospitals setting protocols for flu

Hospitals setting protocols for flu

 

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75% of AZ toddlers get recommended vaccination series

PHOENIX — Three out of four Arizona toddlers are getting the full recommended series of vaccinations they need, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Around the world

MEXICO

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Health debate must focus on people, not budgets

Health debate must focus on people, not budgets

The scare mongers are at it again, Harry and Louise are being reincarnated, politicians are scrambling. Opponents of health-care reform are yelling "socialized medicine."

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Letters to the editor

Presidential powers have limitations

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Brewer OKs law making it harder to sue for ER injury

Rejecting the concerns of trial lawyers, Gov. Jan Brewer on Friday signed legislation that will make it more difficult for those injured in hospital emergency rooms to pursue malpractice lawsuits.

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