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Book Review: Deadly Outbreaks: How Medical Detectives Save Lives Threatened by Killer Pandemics, Exotic Viruses, and Drug-Resistant Parasites

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Crosby’s labyrinth, or why I couldn’t stop myself from replying to the vaccine conspiracy theorist to end all conspiracy theorists.

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TLC disappears comments, edits its turd of an anti-vaccine piece. It still stinks.

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Taking stupid to a whole new level: TLC’s entry for the “Worst piece written about vaccines”

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More on HIV and Poverty in the U.S.

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National Poison Prevention Week

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Plumb crazy

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PLoS ONE News and Blog Round-Up: 2011 in Review

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SciWriteLabs 7.2: The New York Times’s Amy Harmon on what it means to be a science writer

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LATimes on the autism “epidemic”: “more a surge in diagnosis than in disease”

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