The COVID-19 pandemic is having effects beyond those people who get infected and have complications. Low vaccination rates and reluctance to seek medical attention for emergencies are complicating the outcome of the pandemic response.
As the influenza season progresses, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) publishes estimates…
While diseases like Ebola or Coronavirus make the news and scare many people, there are a myriad of other zoonotic diseases that make thousands sick each year as well.
In Europe, pharmacies and pharmacists play a crucial role in getting people immunized against influenza and other infections.
What would happen if all vaccination suddenly stopped? Nothing at first, then periodic epidemics of deadly diseases affecting the most vulnerable first and then the rest of us.