WebMD Vaccine

Drug firm found to have distributed substandard vaccines for rabies and DPT

Mainland Chinese authorities have found that vaccine producer Changchun Changsheng (长生生物) produced substandard vaccines using expired materials. Rabies vaccine The government investigation has so far focused primarily on substandard...
CDC Hepatitis

WebMD Guide: Hepatitis types and treatments

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month, and WebMD is providing a guide to this illness that affects hundreds of millions of people worldwide. Hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C are the most common types of viral hepatitis, but there are actually...
China immunization

Vaccine safety scares frustrate China’s disease control efforts

Leading into this year’s World Immunization Week, China’s National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) has expressed concern that recent vaccine safety scares will offset its achievements in limiting infectious diseases...