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Judge denies block against California vaccine law

Judge denies block against California vaccine law

Justin Som, Staff Writer

August 31, 2016


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Supporters of the block against a California vaccine law were met with heavy defeat on Aug. 26 as federal judge Dana Sabraw ruled to uphold California's current standing on the law. In July 2016, the vaccine law was updated with a new article that no longer allowed families with personal or religious...

California Senate passes restricting vaccine bill

California Senate passes restricting vaccine bill

Becca Garner, Staff Writer

May 28, 2015


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California is now one of three states that has elected that vaccine exemptions based on religious or personal preferences are no longer legal. In Sacramento on April 23, 2015, the California senate voted 25-10 to pass the measure SB 277 after compromising on minor issues. Democratic Sen. Richard...

HPV vaccine now recommended for boys

HPV vaccine now recommended for boys

November 3, 2011


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[media-credit id=3 align="alignnone" width="300"][/media-credit] For years, the Gardisil and Cervarix vaccines were referred to “one of the girl shots.” However,  doctors have recently recommended that boys receive the vaccine as well. “My parents made me get it,” said Kelly Shrader. “Guys should g...

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