Posts Tagged "immunization"

$61 Million Dollar Settlement for a Child Injured by a Vaccine Negotiated by Attorneys at Maglio Christopher & Toale, PA

Posted on Sep 7, 2011 in Health & Wellness, Health Optimization

The U.S Federal Vaccine Court awarded a $61 million settlement for a child who suffered a severe adverse reaction after an immunization. Vaccine attorneys at the law firm of Maglio Christopher & Toale, P.A., believed that the case was clearly a result of a reaction to the DTaP immunization. Court documents show that only hours after the baby received a routine diphtheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis (DTaP) vaccination, she started to have seizures, abnormal breathing, irregular heartbeats, and at 6:05am the next morning, her heart stopped completely. It took 6 minutes of CPR to...

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Ore. immunization req't takes effect Tuesday

Posted on Mar 21, 2009 in Health & Wellness

Story Updated: Feb 15, 2009 at 12:46 PM PST By Associated Press SALEM, Ore. (AP) – State health officials say children without required immunizations won’t be allowed at school starting Tuesday. State law says children in public and private schools, pre-schools, Head Start and certified child care facilities must be up-to-date on their immunizations, unless they have a religious or medical exemption. Two new vaccines were added to the list this year: Hepatitis A and Tdap. Children 18 months and older must take two doses of Hepatitis A within a 12-month period. Seventh graders are...

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