Vaccines: Past, Present, and Future

Many developments of  new vaccines can arguably be considered the biggest advancement in the history of medicine. Outbreaks and plagues of diseases like polio and smallpox, horribly diminished populations all around the world before breakthroughs in science developed immunizations to impede these epidemics and, in some cases, eradicate them all together. I would like to…

The Potential Dangers of Vaccinations

There is a lot of debate on whether vaccines are safe for protecting all of us, as humans, from the danger of different disease-causing viruses.  One main concern is that it may be less beneficial to inject young infants with these viruses which they may or may not contract rather than take the chance of…