Measles cases are accelerating, and in the last five months have caused more U.S. illnesses than in any entire year since 1996.
Health officials in northern Virginia have confirmed a second case of measles in the area.
A surge in whooping cough cases may be linked in part to parents’ refusal to vaccinate their children.
More children than ever are being vaccinated for the flu, but adults have a way to go.
Every flu season is different, but it typically begins in early October and November and peaks in December, January or February.
The Virginia House of Delegates has passed legislation repealing a requirement that girls receive a vaccine to prevent a virus that can cause cervical cancer.