Two former Merck scientists have filed lawsuits against the company for misrepresenting efficacy results of its mumps vaccine

Whistleblowers Reveal Merck Misrepresented Mumps Vaccine Efficacy

Two former Merck scientists have filed lawsuits against the company for misrepresenting efficacy results of its mumps vaccine Two former virologists for Merck have filed lawsuits against the company for misrepresenting efficacy results of its mumps vaccine. A US district judge from Pennsylvania, Darnell Jones II, has ruled that the pair of whistleblowers have provided enough evidence to begin a …

All Walgreens and Healthcare Clinic Locations Across Ohio Now Offering MMR Vaccinations in Response to Executive Order

Walgreens joins state health officials in providing measles information and services at nearly 300 convenient points of care statewide June 18, 2014 All of the more than 250 Walgreens pharmacies and 35 Healthcare Clinic at select Walgreens throughout Ohio are now offering MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) vaccinations daily with no appointment necessary, in response to this week’s executive order from …

MMRV Shows Increased Adverse Events Compared to MMR + Varicella Vaccines

The combined measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella (chickenpox) (MMRV) vaccine has demonstrated an increased risk of febrile seizures in children when compared to  individual MMR+V vaccinations. A paper published on Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal suggests that children who received the MMRV showed a rise in adverse events when compared to children who received MMR and Varicella vaccines …