Category Archives: Health care

The whole cell pertussis vaccine, media malpractice, and the long-term effects of avoiding difficult conversations

Category: Health care, Media, pertussis, Public health, The Panic Virus, Vaccine safety, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 50 Comments

New review of Andy Borowitz’s “An Unexpected Twist” at Download the Universe

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Apparently, Rob Schneider thinks ALL CAPS is a substitute for having a clue: A lower-cased, fact-based rebuttal

Category: Comments, Health care, Public health, Vaccine safety, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 128 Comments

CDC issues official emergency health alert on measles (Plus: a success story in Ghana)

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Parents and pediatricians: Do you think a pre-natal discussion about vaccines would help assuage fears?

Category: Autism, Health care, Public health, Vaccine safety, Vaccines | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 71 Comments