Navigation Links
U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for August 17
Date:8/16/2014

WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:

IMMUNIZATION MONTH

Profile America — Sunday, August 17th. Although the numbers have fallen sharply in the last few decades, still some people in the U.S. succumb to diseases that could have been prevented by immunization. Others experience pain, suffering and disability. That's why this is National Immunization Awareness Month — highlighting the importance of vaccinations to a long and healthy life. The process of vaccination was known even in ancient cultures. Its most spectacular success came in the eradication of smallpox, a human scourge for thousands of years. The last known natural case was diagnosed in Somalia in 1977. In the U.S., pharmaceutical manufacturing is a nearly $200 billion dollar a year business. You can find current data on the country's economy by downloading the America's Economy mobile application at www.census.gov/mobile.

Sources: www.cdc.gov/vaccines/partners/events/niam.html
www.immunize.org/timeline
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2395794/ 
http://www.vaclib.org/basic/smallpox.htm 
http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?pid=ASM_2011_31AS101&prodType=table  NAICS 32541

Profile America is produced by the Center for New Media and Promotions of the U.S. Census Bureau. These daily features are available as produced segments, ready to air, on the Internet at http://www.census.gov (look for "Multimedia Gallery" by the "Newsroom" button). 

Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO


'/>"/>
SOURCE U.S. Census Bureau
Copyright©2014 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for November 28
2. U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for November 13
3. U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for March 16
4. U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for January 18
5. U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for November 5
6. The Center for Ultrasound Research and Education (CURE) Receives Institutional Accreditation from the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
7. Bureau Veritas Announces Sargam Laboratory Private Limited Name Change
8. IDEXX Laboratories Announces Entry Into Consent Agreement with FTC Bureau of Competition Staff
9. Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau announces launch of Medical Meetings Initiative; recruits top leaders to Advisory Council
10. Call for Entries: International Bureau for Epilepsy and UCB launch the 2012 Excellence in Epilepsy Journalism Award to recognize exceptional reporting on epilepsy
11. Surveyed EU5 Pulmonologists Expect that Relvar, the First Once-Daily LABA/ICS FDC, Will Experience Healthy Uptake in Asthma
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/6/2017)... SAN ANTONIO , Sept. 6, 2017  Robert ... as a Pinnacle Professional Member in recognition of his ... Dr. Szewc serves as a Nephrologist at the practice ... services, emergency medicine, kidney care and hypertension solutions. He ... over 20 years of career experience, as well as ...
(Date:9/6/2017)... Sept. 6, 2017   PDI , a leader in ... host an educational session focused on the role of ... prevention at the 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting of the ... place at the Phoenix Convention ... Sept. 16-19, will also feature PDI,s Prevantics® Device ...
(Date:9/6/2017)... 2017 Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... data for galcanezumab and lasmiditan, two investigational treatments for ... Society (IHC) taking place Sept. 7-10 in ... new, long-term data from an open-label study evaluating the ... mg and 240 mg) for the prevention of migraine. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:9/25/2017)... PA (PRWEB) , ... September 25, 2017 , ... PITTSBURGH...An ... way to update patient charts in hospitals and medical facilities, so he invented the ... access and update patient charts. In doing so, it offers an improved alternative to ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... ... September 25, 2017 , ... ... supporting clinical research, today announces that 30 of its domain experts will ... development lifecycle at upcoming industry conferences and webinars. Drawing on broad and ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... Korea (PRWEB) , ... September 25, 2017 , ... Earlypicker ... looking for a one-stop shop for the hottest Korean cosmetics and fashion trends sweeping ... for a company that’s already well-known for the great offerings that allow Koreans everywhere ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... ... , ... “The Majestic Unicorn”: a poignant book that describes what happened ... creation of published author, Dayna Chantel, an artist and a writer. , Chantel shares, ... aboard the cypress ark-vessel. Male and female, no matter what species, they were chosen ...
(Date:9/25/2017)... ... ... Emerald Ash Borers kill Ash trees in as little as 1-3 years. The ... video by Rob Nagy, ISA Certified Arborist at Giroud Tree and Lawn, shows a street ... showing signs of decline from Emerald Ash Borers, two Ash trees continue to thrive. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):