New State Law Requiring Vaccinations For Schoolchildren Takes EffectA tough new state law on childhood vaccinations, aimed at protecting students from dangerous diseases, means parents who are suspicious of vaccines are losing some options.
Kids To Feel Flu Shot Sting After CDC Says Nasal Spray Vaccine Shouldn't Be UsedMany kids around the U.S. will have to feel the sting of the flu shot this fall after a CDC advisory committee voted that the nasal spray vaccine mist should not be used in the upcoming season.
Mark Zuckerberg Sparks Vaccination Controversy With Picture Of Daughter In Doctor's OfficeWhile the debate over vaccinations rages on, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made it clear which side he’s on by sharing a picture of him and his daughter waiting in a doctor’s office so she can get her shots.
Daycare Workers Must Be Vaccinated Under New California LawA new law signed by Governor Brown this week requires all daycare workers to be vaccinated.
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.
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.