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CBC News In Favour of Vaccinations

Why you're putting kids at risk by not vaccinating your own.
  • 2015
  • 00:05:49
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/04/2015

News in Review - March 2015 ​Vaccines: Pass or Fail?

Vaccines have long been hailed for preventing the spread of illness and reducing child mortality. But they have their detractors, too. In the case of the recent measles outbreak in North America, health officials blame the spread on a recent wave of so-called anti-vaxers. Is this a natural backlash to the flaws in vaccines or a trend that could have ...
  • 2015
  • 00:14:26
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/17/2015

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News in Review - November 2009 Keeping Up With The Swine Flu

Last spring, the swine or H1N1 flu first arrived in Canada. Thousands became ill and by the end of the summer, 78 people had died. Now a second wave is sweeping across the country. In this News in Report story, we’ll look at what we have learned so far about this pandemic flu bug, and the best way to fight ...
  • 2009
  • 00:14:34
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/2009

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News in Review - May 2003 Confronting The SARS Outbreak

A mysterious disease that causes flu-like symptoms and pneumonia is quickly spreading around the word and has made its way to Canada. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, or SARS, has killed hundreds and sickened thousands. News in Review examines the efforts being made to identify the cause and halt the spread of this dangerous disease.
  • 2003
  • 00:15:53
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/2003

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