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The Science Of Anti-Vaccination

“Fewer children in the United States are getting vaccinated. That’s bad news for those kids, and also for public health in general. Often, the response is to argue and debate and get angry at people who are we see as … Continue reading

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Truths About Vaccines

Vaccines save lives, millions of lives, each year. Yet despite this, anti-vaxxers insist that vaccines are dangerous, poisonous and will kill you. So here are some links for you to show you the real truth about vaccines. First up, the always excellent Phil Plait … Continue reading

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33 “Facts” Everybody Knows That Are Actually Total Lies

BuzzFeed have a great little listicle titled “33 “facts” everybody knows that are actually total lies“. I already knew that pretty much all those “facts” were not true, but it’s nice to have them all together in a list, linking to evidence. … Continue reading

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Vaccines Don’t Cause Autism

“There is almost no topic in health and health policy that immediately polarizes people more than the idea that vaccines cause autism. Even though the original big paper on this topic came out at the end of the last century, … Continue reading

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