State health board alters student vaccine regimen

Posted: July 25, 2014 at 4:06 a.m.

The Arkansas Board of Health approved changes to the vaccination schedule for students Thursday to make it more closely mirror federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations.

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