Governor Christie Clarifies Controversial Comment On VaccinationsChristie's comments follow a measles outbreak centered in California that has sickened more than 100 people in the U.S.
Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not VaccinateWith the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.
When It Comes To Staying Healthy Experts Say Flu Shots Are A Winter MustIt's not winter yet, but the season's best friend, the flu, is alive and well in the city and the rest of New York.
Hepatitis A Vaccinations Coming To Hamilton, N.J. After Restaurant OutbreakA Hepatitis A vaccination clinic has been set up in Hamilton Township, New Jersey, following an outbreak at a restaurant.
L.I. Mother Says Vaccine Controversy May Keep Daughter Out Of SchoolThe mother of an 8-year-old Sound Beach girl said her daughter is being kicked out of school because of a controversy over a recent change in state regulations on immunizations.
NYC Health Department Investigating Measles OutbreakThe health department said seven adults and nine children have been diagnosed to date and four people have been hospitalized.
Dr. Max Gomez: Flu Shots For Better Heart HealthYour flu shot may be protecting you from more than just the flu. It could also protect you against the number one killer of Americans.
Official: Deadly Meningitis Outbreak Impacting Gay Community Stopped The new strain of meningitis was so lethal some of its victims were found dead in their apartments before they even had a chance to see a doctor.
Some Parents Uncomfortable With Kids Receiving HPV VaccineIt’s back to school time, and that means it may be time to update your child’s immunizations. But as CBS 2’s Dr. Max Gomez reported, one shot officials say your child should get is a controversial one.
NYC Warns Of 'Absolutely Terrifying' Meningitis Outbreak, Urges Vaccination Among Gay MenThe outbreak of meningitis among gay men has sickened four people already this year, increasing the number of cases to 17 since 2012, according to city health officials.
NJ Committee Rejects Vaccination Exemption BillAssembly Health and Senior Services Committee chairman Herb Conway said the bill was a "recipe for disaster." The Burlington County Democrat, who also is a physician, said it could lead to outbreaks of preventable diseases.