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Media scapegoating. We have a voice, but who is listening?

Look at this man, look how stressed he is. In the nineties he wrote a paper outing is concerns about the combined MMR vaccine. I remember researching and hearing stories about this one article that was totally ridiculous and all the media hype.(you know there is always one on any subject, usually the one hardest to get hold of). 104 more words

Proposed Law To Require Vaccination For Schoolchildren Faces Long Slog Through Legislature

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — California lawmakers will take another vote this week on a controversial bill that would force most children in the state to get recommended vaccinations before they are allowed to attend public schools. 205 more words


Disneyland measles outbreak declared over, state health officials say

LOS ANGELES — The measles outbreak that began at Disneyland over the winter holidays is over, California health officials said Friday.

A total of 131 people were infected with the measles in California as well as at least 25 others who resided in seven other states, Canada and Mexico, … 193 more words


Health Officials Declare Disneyland-Linked Measles Outbreak Over

LOS ANGELES (AP) – California health authorities on Friday declared an end to a large measles outbreak that started at Disneyland and triggered a national debate about vaccinations. 400 more words


Disney-Linked Measles Outbreak Soon To Be Over In California

LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — A measles outbreak that began at Disneyland and reignited debate about vaccinations is nearing an end.

The outbreak will be declared over in California on Friday if no new cases pop up, according to the California Department of Public Health. 390 more words


Measles Hysteria and California SB 277

We live in a polarized nation with major schisms of Democrat vs. Republican, religious vs. secular, pro-life vs. pro-choice, believers in mainstream medicine vs. adherents of alternative medicine, those who trust our government and authority vs. 4,398 more words

Anti-vaccine mom changes stance as her seven children contract whooping cough

A Canadian mother’s seven unvaccinated children all came down with pertussis, also known as whooping cough, at a time when she was reconsidering her long-held anti-vaccine beliefs. 106 more words

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