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What is in a vaccine that makes the vaccine effective?

Pieces (or synthetic pieces) of the disease causing organism called antigens that can be recognized by the immune system as something that does not belong in the body. This pr (MORE)
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What is PVC Vaccine?

a vaccine that protects against pneumonia & meningitis. it is typically given to infants and the elderly, both of which are very susceptible to these illnesses.
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What does VD mean?

venerial diesese   VD means Venereal Disease. The standard term anymore has pretty much been changed to STD or Sexually Transmitted Disease.  
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What does VD mean in legal terms?

Unless you are reading some kind of "shorthand" notation off a case jacket which may refer to something else, the only meaning of VD that I am aware of is that it almost unive (MORE)

What do vaccines contain?

Vaccines contain a substance called antigen. Antigen makes the body react and produce protection. Vaccines may contain different forms of antigen. Vaccines may be made from we (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

What is in a vaccine that makes a vaccine effective?

A vaccine is basically made of a small amount of the disease-causing organism, either inert/inactive/in pieces or alive but attenuated (weakened so it can not make you sick), (MORE)

Why do you have vaccinations?

  Vaccination introduce small amount of a disease to your body so that your natural immune systems builds anti-bodies and such to fight the disease. This makes your immune (MORE)
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Is there a vaccine for adenovirus?

Not exactly. Adenovirus is a family of 40 different virus' that each cause severe cold-like symptoms. At one time the military did in fact have a vaccine and routinely immuniz (MORE)

Do you have to get the polio vaccine?

Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) can prevent polio. A 1916 polio epidemic in the United States killed 6,000 people and paralyzed 27,000 more. In the early 1950's there were mor (MORE)

Is there a vaccine for shingles?

This is a very good question. Looks simple, but very difficult to  answer. There is a vaccine available for shingles. You should take  it, if you can afford the same, when y (MORE)