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Conspiracy Theorists: obsessed and beyond reason

This morning I was met with the news that a train accident in Hoboken, New Jersey had left one person dead and over 100 injured. It… 849 more words

Vaccination

Michelle Hauser on anti-vaxxers: How to cause an outbreak

At a time when vaccinations have the potential to put an end to untold human suffering, we find ourselves in the midst of a global crisis of trust in immunization. 839 more words

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Something to Share

Tonight I want to share a Facebook post that popped up on my newsfeed.

“As someone with Aspergers, as well as someone who knows several other people on the Autistic Spectrum, I find it unfathomable as to how the anti-vaccination movement can find a mind like mine so appalling that they feel justified in risking their child being crippled or killed by preventable diseases like Polio and Whooping Cough….. 34 more words

Philosophy

Let's Talk About Vaccination

There are certain topics that are intrinsically controversial and create a great deal of rhetoric and discussion. In the past I have shied away from expressing an opinion on many of them because I have no intention of courting drama and sensationalism through my articles. 1,138 more words

Children

A vaccine made my baby stop breathing. But I still believe in vaccination

Last year, I became a mom. During my pregnancy, I read all the books and all the articles, and my husband and I mentally crafted a framework to use to raise our baby. 1,041 more words

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More Food For Thought

Lately I’m going through the Scishow channel on YouTube like it’s Netflix TV or something. I came across this video about why people refuse to get vaccinations for their kids. 41 more words

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'No Jab No Pay' Success: Government will not profit financially

It has been widely reported today that the Turnbull Government’s “No Jab, No Pay” legislation has led to an increase in childhood vaccination rates.

This is excellent news and a  1,086 more words

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