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The fight against anti-vaxxers continues despite Andrew Wakefield's ongoing deceit

In early August last year the Australian Vaccination-skeptics Network held one of many Australian screenings of the fraudulent, debunked anti-vaccine film Vaxxed at Hawthorn town hall in Melbourne Victoria. 548 more words


Governments would get more done if they bullied people less

In 2016, in the midst of a devastating measles outbreak, California decided to repeal the philosophical exemption to vaccines, which allows parents to opt out of required childhood vaccines because of “personal beliefs.” 1,017 more words

Measles makes a slow start to 2018 in Australia

According to the Australian Government’s Department of Health;

Measles is a highly infectious disease caused by the Morbillivirus. The virus is spread from person to person through droplets in the air.

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Anti-Vaxxers; A Belief Perseverance Epidemic Fueled by Social Media

Without a doubt, almost everyone who has frequented on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc. has seen the ongoing debate about vaccinating children. 918 more words


Vets concerned over growing anti-vaccination movement among ‘hipster’ pet owners

NEW YORK — Hipster pet owners are increasingly refusing to vaccinate their animals, in the latest twist in the spread of the “anti-vax” movement, veterinarians in the U.S. 338 more words


Features of the anti-vaccination movement on Facebook

Recently Australia’s most vocal, persistent and offensive anti-vaccine pressure group, The Australian Vaccination-skeptics Network argued vaccination is a breach of religious freedom. They misinformed the… 1,309 more words


Anti-Vaccine mum blames NHS for faulty diode in car's alternator.

A 27-year-old mother of 5 from Whitechapel in East London has blamed the fact that her mother was given a smallpox vaccination in 1975 for a recent alternator fault on her Renault Megane which was found to be due to a faulty diode. 125 more words