Three lawmakers say their proposal to update North Carolina's childhood vaccination regimen and eliminate an immunization exemption on religious grounds is dead less than two weeks after their bill was filed.
Some North Carolina senators worried about the revival of certain communicable diseases want to do away with North Carolina's childhood vaccination exemption on religious grounds.
The debate over whether or not to vaccinate children is brewing across the country, and it's sparking the conversation right here in our community, too.
North Carolina's health agency is advising people to vaccinate against measles, especially since 102 people from 14 states were diagnosed with the illness last month.
It's that time of year to get your flu shot. The experts say this year, the flu is already peaking.
The New Hanover County Health Department is partnering with county schools to provide flu vaccines to middle and high school students.
A North Carolina vaccine plant is ready to gear up to fight a flu pandemic should one strike the United States.
The quest for the world's first malaria vaccine appears to have taken a big step.
April is Adolescent Immunization Awareness Month in North Carolina, and the NC Division of Public Health is reminding parents to protect their teens and pre-teens by bringing them up to date on required and recommended vaccinations.
More than a decade after a British doctor linked vaccinations to autism in children, his study is being called a fraud.