Mumps on the rise in the U.S.

The mumps are making a comeback in the United States. I mean the disease, not a post-modern punk band. The disease rose to an alarming rate in 2006, and it is feared it may take decades to eradicate it from this country. These findings come despit...

Texas orders HPV vaccine for all girls

Here's some news from my home state of Texas: Texas Governor, Rick Perry issued an executive order on Friday that said all schoolgirls must get the vaccine that guards against HPV and some types of cervical cancer. Perry issued the executive order in...


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