Kids' Health News

Novel antigen holds promise for malaria vaccine

Scientists have identified an antigen - PfSEA-1 - that stops a malaria parasite from leaving a red blood cell and entering another, making it a potential malaria vaccine candidate.

In school flu vaccines limited by insurer reimbursement

School-based influenza vaccine programs have the potential to reach many children at affordable costs and with parental support, but these programs are limited by low rates of reimbursement from...