2014 January

Vaccines Could Have Stopped These Outbreaks (MAP)

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FOLLOW: Vaccine, Council On Foreign Relations, Map Anti-Vaccine, Vaccine Movement, Anti-Vaccine Movement, Healthy Living News, Healthy Living News Want to know how the anti-vaccine movement has affected preventable outbreaks? Check out this fascinating map illustrating vaccine-preventable outbreaks. Created by the Council on Foreign Relations, the graphic shows all of the world's outbreaks from 2006 to today that could have been prevented by recommended vaccinations. [...]

What religions actually state about vaccines

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Yesterday, I wrote an article about a father who is suing the New York Department of Education to force a school to allow his unvaccinated son into school. The basis of his lawsuit is that vaccination is against his religious beliefs. He is a Roman Catholic, and as far as I could find, the Catholic Church strongly [...]

National report ranks Arizona near last in vaccination against flu

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PHOENIX – Arizona ranked near the bottom in its percentage of people receiving flu vaccinations during the 2012-2013 season, an advocacy group reported this week. According to the Trust for America’s Health, 38.3 percent of Arizonans 6 months and older got a flu shot, ranking 49th among all states and the District of Columbia. Among those [...]

Accepting 2014 Cloud and Big Shots Nominations

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TAPI is now accepting Dr. Daniel T. Cloud Outstanding Practice and Big Shots for Arizona Nominations for the 18th Annual Big Shots for Arizona Dinner. Nominate by February 28, 2014 at 5pm. THE DR. DANIEL T. CLOUD OUTSTANDING PRACTICE AWARDS In 2002, TAPI began recognizing outstanding practices and clinics that showed leadership and dedication in [...]