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Ruth Graham: Don't Blame Parents for Vaccine Resistance... Blame Mothers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ruth Graham, Vaccines, Immunization, Measles, Measles Outbreak, Parents, Moms, Health Care, Decision Making, Families )

Brian
- 8 days ago - slate.com
"Do we have a problem with parents making bad decisions about vaccines, or do we have a problem with mothers making bad decisions about vaccines?"
Joining the Herd
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vaccines, Immunization, Disease, Measles, Outbreak, Anti-Vaxxers, New Agers, Pseudoscience, Quackery )

Brian
- 9 days ago - slate.com
"What were my New Age parents thinking when they didnâEUR(TM)t vaccinate me?"
New Test to Predict Effectiveness of Cancer Vaccines
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer, Vaccines, Treatment, Efficacy, Target Proteins, Immune System, German Cancer, Research, Tumor Vaccination )

Brian
- 9 days ago - bioengineer.org
"Many therapeutic cancer vaccines that are currently being developed are designed to direct the immune system against altered cancer-cell proteins. "
A Polar Bear Might Keep The Measles Away, But Shots Work Better
Health & Wellness  (tags: Measles, Vaccines, #VaccinesWork, Immunization, Childrens book, US, Outbreak )

Brian
- 135 days ago - npr.org
"Measles cases spiked in the United States this year, with 594 cases and 18 outbreaks, the highest number since 2000. They were caused by people traveling to the U.S. and infecting people who hadn't had measles shots."
Three Great Ironies of the Anti-Vaccine Movement
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vaccines, Immunization, Anti-Vaccine Movement, Anti-Vaxxers, Hysteria, Pseudo-science )

Brian
- 193 days ago - debunkingdenialism.com
"Let us not forget that the vast majority of the claims put forward by the anti-vaccine movement have gone down in flames, but there are a couple of interesting ironies in the situation that are worth taking a closer look."
Study Finds Vaccine Side Effects Extremely Rare
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, family, disease, vaccines, research, safety, study, risks, protection, prevention, illness, health )

Carrie
- 246 days ago - usatoday.com
The analysis comes as many vaccine-preventable diseases are making a comeback, often in communities with low vaccination rates. At least 539 people across 20 states have been infected with measles this year, according to the CDC.
Anti-Vaccine Body Count
Health & Wellness  (tags: jenny mccarthy, anti-vaxxer, anti-vaxxer movement, culpability, pseudoscience, hysteria, preventable deaths, disease, measles, rubella, vaccines )

Brian
- 352 days ago - jennymccarthybodycount.com
"The United States Anti-Vaccination Movement is composed of a variety of individuals ranging from former doctors who should know better, to semi-celebrities who have no medical training, to anti-government conspiracy theorists who distrust anything..."
Study Linking Childhood Vaccine And Autism Was Fraudulent
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, babies, children, death, disease, drugs, family, healthcare, illness, investigation, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, society, study, treatment, vaccines )

Kit
- 403 days ago - npr.org
Just when you think there's nothing left to say about a 13-year-old paper that purported to link childhood vaccination and autism, it turns out you're wrong.
THE RELIGIOUS RIGHT'S ANTI-VACCINE HYSTERIA IS REVIVING DEAD DISEASES IN AMERICA
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, family, vaccines, religious right, health, illness, disease, death, medicine, research, risks, safety, science, prevention, treatment, warning, protection )

Carrie
- 537 days ago - vice.com
I've never really understood the fear of vaccines, mostly because there's no real, hard evidence linking them to autism, autoimmune disorders, sudden infant death syndrome, or anything else.
Fund Vaccines for Poorest Children, Pleads Charity
Health & Wellness  (tags: vaccines, Children, charity, David Cameron, immunisation, vaccination )

Anna
- 1364 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Save the Children is urging David Cameron and other world leaders to help fund the £2.3 billion cost of immunising the world's poorest children over the next four years.The Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI) would use the money to.......
AFRICA: New Drugs To Speed TB Treatment
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, disease, vaccines, treatment, AFrica, research, humans, healthcare, health, illness, prevention )

Cal
- 1570 days ago - ipsnews.net
Researchers are testing a new combination of tuberculosis drugs on patients in South Africa which they are hoping will shorten the treatment term of the disease to si
Researchers Exploring 'Fusion Strategy' Against E. Coli
Health & Wellness  (tags: E. coli, E. coli 0157.H7, vaccines, pigs, humans, enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli, or ETEC )

Nancy
- 1644 days ago - sciencedaily.com
South Dakota State University research is exploring a "fusion strategy" for making improved vaccines to protect pigs and humans against some strains of E. coli. The SDSU researchers altered the toxins produced by a form of E. coli and genetically
Economic Crisis 'Must Not Disrupt Vaccine Programme'
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, children, crisis, health, vaccines )

Suzane
- 1718 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
The global economic crisis must not be allowed to interfere with the delivery of new vaccines to the developing world, a global health body has warned.
Vaccine Phobia Becomes a Public-Health Threat
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, autism, children, disease, death, cancer, environment, ethics, health, healthcare, exercise, food, government, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, society, treatment, vaccines )

Kit
- 1815 days ago - discovermagazine.com
What surprises many scientists is that their findings against a vaccine connection keep failing to quell the debate, giving the anti vaccine movement the potential to become a genuine public-health problem. We need some people to understand REAL science
Sharks Killed for Oil Used in Swine Flu Vaccine
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sharks, Vaccines, swine flu )

Nancy
- 1888 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.co.in
Vaccines being made to protect people from swine flu may not be so healthy for threatened species of sharks.
 

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