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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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"But where GP practices do not wish to vaccinate this group, PCTs will determine whether vaccinations will be offered through other local GP practices, their directly managed staff (eg health visitors, district nurses etc) or by arranging with alternative providers (eg community or hospital paediatric services, pharmacies etc).
The meeting was told that teams had also been working at tehsil level to vaccinate cattle.
Also significantly different was who influenced their decision to vaccinate, with the child's health care provider indicated by 84% of vaccinating parents, compared with just 22% of nonvaccinating parents.
Those who do not vaccinate are putting their business at risk, their neighbours' businesses at risk and are prolonging the effect of the disease."
already has enough doses to vaccinate everyone in the country, even before new vaccine is manufactured.
Some believe that a more practical approach is to vaccinate the entire population now.
Cases will be registered against people who refuse to vaccinate their children, DC says
But mothers who outright refuse to vaccinate their children are viewed in a harsher light compared to those who delay vaccines because of safety concerns or who arent up to date due to time constraints.
A LEADING expert on flu has said he would be "disappointed" if the Government does not agree to vaccinate children under five next winter.
Our pre- and postexposure vaccine models were designed to vaccinate different populations: preexposure vaccines were designed for uninfected persons, and postexposure vaccines were designed for latently infected persons.
Because the vaccine can have serious side effects, a debate has erupted over whether to widely vaccinate the public after an outbreak or just immunize people in the area where the outbreak occurs, a strategy called ring vaccination (SN: 4/5/03, p.
Some countries which vaccinate because the dis-ease is endemic still have outbreaks.