How Do People Use Vaccines?
Researchers at a Canadian university have set out to create a mathematical model that would show how much a person's decision to be vaccinated was influenced by disease prevalence, and how much by peer pressure.
UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 22 August 2012
Researchers in Canada are combining mathematics with "social learning" to predict how epidemics are affected by fears - usually unfounded - that a vaccine can harm, so as to ... read more »
Clarette Raharimanjaka shows the pentavalent Easy Five a GAVI supported vaccine.
In a major step towards protecting children against severe diarrhoea and pneumonia, the world's leading killers of children, an alliance of health groups has announced funding for ... Read more »