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New Page: Vaccine Truthers

Just started a new page on this blog: Vaccine Truthers.

It will be an evergrowing list of resources for those wishing to learn the truths about vaccines. 138 more words


Vaccines: Theres an app for that!

It seems that there is an app for everything these days and even in the world of vaccinations there are tons of apps. Here are a few of my favorite vaccine-related iPhone applications: 247 more words


Delaying vaccines is not a good idea

The Pediatric Insider

© 2015 Roy Benaroch, MD

I get asked, now and then, about delaying vaccines. What’s the harm?

#1: An increased risk of disease… 257 more words

Medical Problems

Wellness Wednesday: Immunizations Are Preventive Care for All Ages

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the U.S., vaccination programs have eliminated or significantly reduced many vaccine-preventable diseases. Even so, some of these diseases still exist and may once again become common—and deadly—if we don’t get the vaccinations we need and when we need them. 296 more words


The Truth About Vaccines: Debunking 8 Myths Linked to Vaccines

Watching a child’s meltdown during routine shots can be just as painful for you, as a parent, as it is for them. This struggle causes many parents to question whether or not vaccines are really necessary. 777 more words


Chiapas: 2 children perished and 6 gravely injured following immunizations in Simojovel

Following the application of an immunization campaign to 52 indigenous children from the Simojovel municipality, 29 of them had adverse reactions and had to be hospitalized.   404 more words

Human Rights

California Vaccination Bill Moves Forward

A California bill aimed at forcing parents to vaccinate their children has cleared the state senate.

In a 25-10 victory, the bill prohibits parents from not vaccinating kids for religious or philosophic beliefs (medical exemptions can still be made). 111 more words