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Anti-Vaxxers are accomplices to murder

Anti-Vaxxers are accomplices to murder

Gage Northcutt

April 17, 2019

Due to the surge in parents refusing to vaccinate their children, a measles outbreak has spread across the Pacific Northwest. Not only has this reached Butte County, but specifically the measles outbreak has reached a student at Chico State.The anti-vaccination movement believes getting exposed to a dangerous and possibly fatal illness is a good thing. This ideology is a treasure tro...

Some parents need vaccination education

Some parents need vaccination education

Miles Inserra

February 2, 2015

Too many parents across the country still refuse to get their children vaccinated.This issue is evident from the recurrence of diseases thought to have been largely eliminated, like the measles outbreak in Disneyland that occurred earlier this month. Parents who do not vaccinate their children do so ...

Flu shots offered Wednesday at UHUB

Flu shots offered Wednesday at UHUB

Yessenia Funes

January 29, 2014

In response to recent flu diagnoses, the Student Health Center will give vaccinations from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday at the University Hub. "Any student can come to it, but we're trying to target the kids who live in dorms since they live in close proximity to tons of other people," said Jill Cannaday, the center's...

Flu season hits Butte County

Flu season hits Butte County

Enrique Raymundo

January 21, 2014

The H1N1 influenza virus, or swine flu, is either the same or genetically not far off from the 2009 flu virus pandemic which killed about 18,500 people worldwide, according to a 2010 report by the World Health Organization. The swine flu was dangerous in particular to younger, healthier patients, and continues to be this flu season. ...

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