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Spot their Bullshit [Antivaksin]

Akhir-akhir ini ada beberapa hal yang rame di media sosial. Soal beras plastik, pengungsi Rohingya, dan yang udah rada lama adalah soal vaksin. Khusus soal vaksin in asyik banget. 623 more words

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Anti-Vaccine fanatics turn on Democrats

Hundreds of opponents of a controversial state measure requiring vaccinations for nearly all schoolchildren rallied outside the California Democratic Party’s annual convention on Saturday.

The demonstration, which took place next to a separate protest by unionized carpenters over a federal trade deal, included parents, children, and guest speaker Jenna Elfman, the actress known for her work in the sitcom “Dharma & Greg.” 38 more words

Sacramento Update

Amended California vaccine bill bypasses appropriations committee

California’s controversial proposal to eliminate the personal and religious belief exemptions for vaccinations could come up for a vote in the Senate as early as Thursday after amendments were quietly made to the bill last week. 183 more words

Sacramento Update

California vaccine exemptions: Lawmakers dilute legislation to ease passage

More than 13,000 children who have had no vaccinations by first grade won’t have to get their shots…

A bill originally aimed at ensuring that virtually all schoolchildren are fully vaccinated is getting watered down — but in a politically astute way that will most likely ensure its historic passage. 139 more words

Sacramento Update

Vaccines and Autism: Stop Beating a Dead Horse #AtoZChallenge

Welcome to day 22 in the A to Z Challenge on autism. Today, I focus on a very controversial subjects: do vaccines cause autism?

The answer to this question could be very short: no. 474 more words

Autism

Anti-vaccine leader tells parents to fight immunization bill

Andrew Wakefield, the British scientist and former physician whose discredited research linking autism and immunizations helped launch a worldwide anti-vaccination movement, encouraged Californians Friday to fight back against a state Senate bill that would make childhood vaccinations mandatory. 134 more words

Sacramento Update

Conveniently timed study rules out link between autism, MMR vaccine even in at-risk kids

The vocal minority of parents who contend that there is a cause-and-effect relationship between the MMR vaccine and autism aren’t likely to be swayed, said Dr. 118 more words

Sacramento Update