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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.

vaccinate

to inoculate with vaccine to produce immunity.

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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A majority of the respondents cited unavailability of vaccinators in their area as a major reason for incomplete vaccination status of their children.
If the average vaccination rate was 100 dogs per vaccinator per day, Kenya would have enough capacity to conduct 21-day campaigns and reach the 70% dog vaccination goal.
Where polio still persists -- in Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Nigeria -- vaccinators like Deepika work tirelessly to reach every child.
A limitation of our study was that we excluded private hospitals and clinics where vaccines were stored in Quetta; therefore, we were not able to evaluate the knowledge of vaccinators and observe the cold chain maintenance process at those facilities.
He further added that soon all the vaccinator will get training about the new software, adding that because of the new technology the location of the vaccinator will also be identified that either they were working in the field.
According to local media reports at least 41 vaccinators have lost their lives while on duty and scores of volunteers have faced death threats.
Bughran is a restive district of Helmand but militants never prevented vaccinators from polio campaign and in some cases Taliban helped polio workers in discharging of their duties, he added.
Sampling: From selected districts, coagulated blood samples and retrospective information about clinical illness were collected from 465 exposed and 25 unexposed individuals including poultry attendants (354); butchers / poultry retailers (63); vaccinators (7); lab technicians (18) veterinarians (23) and controls / unexposed individuals (25).
The guidelines ask the COMNet staff to avoid visiting the vaccinators during door-to-door campaign.
19 ( ANI ): The World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF have vowed to continue their polio vaccination campaign in Pakistan despite the killing of six vaccinators by gunmen, but urged the government to do its "utmost to protect health workers".
Pakistani villagers near the Afghan border are now refusing to cooperate with real vaccinators, suspecting the medical personnel of ulterior motives.
Insurgent commanders claiming that United Nations' vaccinators are finding targets for American drone strikes, and there appears to be few bargaining chips on hand for the World Health Organization, or WHO.