The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

The Student Newspaper of DePaul University

The DePaulia

Boxes of the measles, mumps and rubella virus vaccine (MMR) and measles, mumps, rubella and varicella vaccine inside a freezer at a doctor’s office. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

Amid outbreaks, DePaul students opt out of vaccines

Julian Hayda February 22, 2015

It’s a quarterly process. Students meet with advisors, learn which classes are needed, register, pay tuition and repeat. It’s straightforward, almost habitual. But that process is interrupted for...

A doctor in Downey, California, holds a vaccine. Currently, some preventable diseases are resurging due to the anti-vaccination movement. (Mark Boster/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

Fear and misinformation: The war on vaccines

Brendan Pedersen February 15, 2015

Following an outbreak traced to Disneyland by the Center for Disease Control, the highly infectious measles came roaring back to life in the United States with the opening of 2015. The re-emergence...

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