Opponents Of California's Mandatory Vaccine Law Submit SignaturesSupporters of an effort to repeal California’s new law requiring mandatory vaccines for schoolchildren are facing a Monday deadline for a ballot initiative asking voters to repeal the law.
Gov. Brown Signs Strict Vaccine Legislation For California SchoolsThe governor of California has signed a contentious bill to impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country.
California Assembly Passes Strict School Vaccination Bill; Awaits Gov. Brown SignatureCalifornia's Assembly has approved a hotly contested bill requiring that nearly all public schoolchildren be vaccinated, ending personal belief and religious exemptions.
Contentious Vaccination Bill Passes Senate Education CommitteeThe bill still has to move through two Senate committees and the Assembly before it can even reach Governor Jerry Brown's desk.
Proposed Law To Require Vaccination For Schoolchildren Faces Long Slog Through LegislatureCalifornia lawmakers will take another vote on a controversial bill that would force most children in the state to get recommended vaccinations before they are allowed to attend public schools
Disney-Linked Measles Outbreak Soon To Be Over In CaliforniaA measles outbreak that began at Disneyland and reignited debate about vaccinations is nearing an end.
Angry Parents Opposed To Controversial Childhood Vaccination Bill Threaten To Homeschool KidsThe bill’s co-author, state Senator Richard Pan, agreed to amend SB277 to exempt home-schooled children from the vaccination requirements.
Alternative Vaccine SchedulesAs a #NewsMom, you better bet I bought the book and even took classes on Alternative Vaccine Schedules. I wanted to be as educated as possible about every option and risk. Apparently, I'm not alone.
BART Riders Warned Of Possible New Measles Exposure From Infected PassengerBART riders may have been exposed to measles when an infected San Mateo County resident commuted last week from the Peninsula to San Francisco.
Law Requiring California Parents To Vaccinate Their Children Likely To PassLast Thursday, a state law was introduced that would eliminate the "personal belief" exception to California's vaccination law. Political analyst Melissa Griffin Caen has more on the proposed law.
UCSF Slapped With $100K Penalty For Giving Patient A Chicken Pox Vaccine That Left Him Blind In One EyeAfter the vaccination, the patient had to undergo multiple eye surgeries for chicken pox contracted to both eyes, and the patient is now blind on the right eye.
Could I Get The Measles As A Vaccinated Adult?The measles vaccine you received as a child might not be enough to protect you from the disease as an adult, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.