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Vaccines: A Resource List

I have engaged with a few people who are anti-vaccination for a number of reasons. I believe that people who are against the use of vaccines believe that they have strong reasons for their beliefs and practices. 953 more words

Science

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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Health

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

Psychology

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

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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

Vaccination