• Vaccination Mandates

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices currently recommends routine vaccination against 16 diseases from birth through age 18. All 50 states have mandated  vaccinations for certain vaccine preventable diseases. Vaccination mandates in the U.S. date back to the 19th century. Read the full article

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  • Resolution Passed

    The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) – a CDC branch that develops recommendations related to use of vaccines. This group comprises of medical and public health experts  have several scheduled meetings for 2020. In their June 2020 ACIP meeting, they discussed the public burden of meningococcal disease in addition to Covi-19. “Invasive meningococcal disease […]

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  • Expand Recommendation

    Aracelly Bibl did everything right. She prioritized the health of her three boys and made sure they were up to date on their recommended vaccinations. Bibl’s oldest 18 year old son, Joseph Clouse, died from meningitis B. Bibl was not informed about the available vaccine for MenB. The ACIP is a group of external advisors […]

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