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vaccinate

 [vak´sĭ-nāt]
to inoculate with vaccine to produce immunity.

vac·ci·nate

(vak'si-nāt),
To administer a vaccine.

vaccinate

(văk′sə-nāt′)
v. vacci·nated, vacci·nating, vacci·nates
v.tr.
To inoculate with a vaccine in order to produce immunity to an infectious disease, such as diphtheria or typhus.
v.intr.
To perform vaccinations or a vaccination.

vac′ci·na′tor n.

vac·ci·nate

(vak'si-nāt)
To administer a vaccine.

Patient discussion about vaccinate

Q. Do Vaccines cause Autism? I have heard all over the news lately that the vaccines we give our children can cause Autism. Is this true? Is it dangerous? Should I vaccinate my one year old son?

A. NO

Andrew Wakefield MD started the controversy when publish the idea in Lancet. He was paid 130,000 dollars to lie

Check this link for full story:
http://www.thedoctorsvideos.com/video/749/MMR-and-Autism-The-Andrew-Wakefield-Story

Q. Who Should Receive the Flu Vaccine? Should I go get vaccinated for the flu? I have been told it is advised only for certain people, so who should receive this vaccine?

A. before you would like to go on with any vaccination, you should check out this very long list of links and create your own opinion:

http://www.aegis.ch/neu/links.html

at the bottom you will also find links in english. vaccinations in general are very disputable/dubious and it is probably time that we learn about it.

Q. Does the flu vaccine protect from all kinds of flu? If I get a flu vaccine does that mean I am completely protected from getting the flu?

A. No, the vaccine does not give complete protection from all the flu types out there. The vaccine protects from the most common types of flu, which are: H3N2, H1N1 and one B virus.

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The vaccination schedule is followed by all hospitals and health centres as per the directives of the Dubai Health Authority in Dubai, the Department of Health, Abu Dhabi and Ministry of Health and Prevention and between these three all the emirates are covered.
That is why it is very important that every patient has the opportunity to exercise his or her right to free vaccination. The doctor cannot refuse vaccination.
Amongst the 40 who had not been vaccinated, 22 were not aware of the importance of vaccination, 8(although aware of importance) had no finances, 8 had dearth of time and 2 feared side effects of vaccination.
The age-related decline in immunity reduces the ability of older adults to produce adequate antibody responses following vaccination, compromising the given protection.
Vaccinations for several diseases can be combined in a single shot to reduce the number of injections your baby requires, which reduces vaccination pain.
World Hepatitis Day: 900 people avail free screening, vaccination facilities at SIUT - The Express Tribune [Online].
Females and males aged 9-26 years should be offered and receive vaccination. Ideal timing is ages 9-11 years, with catch-up vaccination until age 26, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
HiB series, meningococcal conjugate vaccine, hepatitis B, and yearly influenza vaccinations are also recommended.5-7
SAN FRANCISCO--A survey of public and private colleges and universities throughout the United States has revealed marked variation in the requirements for vaccination in the enrollment process and vaccine availability through on-campus student health facilities.
Only minimal improvements have been made in vaccination coverage among U.S.
Conclusion: Medical professionals do not request vaccinations as often as the International Guidelines suggest for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients.