Posts Tagged "whooping cough"

New NVIC Pinterest Boards & Vaccine Failure Wall

Posted on Oct 11, 2014 in News, Political, Vaccines

The National Vaccine Information Center (NVIC) has launched new online forums to give the public more access to vaccine information and make it easier to share personal vaccine experiences with others. Legislators Often Unaware of Vaccine Failure Like many parents living in states where the well- organized Pharma-Medical Trade lobby is attacking vaccine exemptions, I was active during this year’s legislative session in my home state of Colorado to protect the personal belief vaccine exemption. What became apparent during my many trips to the state Capitol to meet with Colorado legislators is...

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Wall Street Journal Apparently Doesn’t Care About Blatant Medical Conflicts of Interest

Posted on Oct 1, 2014 in Autism, Heavy Metals, Medical Rewind, News, Political, Vaccines

Dr. Paul Offit has written another pro-vaccine screed for this powerful publication without one word about all the money he has made as a vaccine developer. Action Alert! The opinion piece, published this week, talks about respiratory infections “making a comeback” (had they really gone away?) and lays the problem at the feet of “low vaccination rates”—as discussed by a most prestigious journal: the Hollywood Reporter! That’s right, Paul A. Offit, MD, professor of pediatrics in the division of infectious diseases and director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of...

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Doctors ID New Ways to Get More Kids Vaccinated

Posted on Sep 2, 2014 in Autism, Vaccines

Messages that focus on benefits to the child have the most impact, study finds. Doctors are still struggling to find effective ways to convince wary parents of the importance of vaccinating their infant children. The whooping cough epidemic of 2011-12 made no significant difference in Washington state parents getting their babies up to date on their shots, researchers found. Nearly one-third of their infants remained unprotected against whooping cough even as the virus spread across 49 states, according to one of three vaccination-related studies published online Aug. 18 in the journal...

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Disease Outbreaks May Not Change Minds of Vaccine Opponents

Posted on May 16, 2014 in Medical Rewind

Study of whooping cough epidemic in Washington state found no rise in immunization of babies. MONDAY, May 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Health experts who hope that outbreaks of childhood illnesses might spur vaccine-refusing parents to change their stance may be discouraged by results of a large new study. During an outbreak of whooping cough (pertussis) in Washington state lasting from October 2011 through December 2012, the researchers found that vaccination rates did not rise. Among some 80,000 infants aged 3 months to 8 months, the research team looked at how many received the...

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Medical Rewind – March 31st

Posted on Apr 12, 2014 in Medical Rewind, Vaccines

If you missed Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to to listen to the show replay. Some of the things you will hear Dr. Buttar and Robert talk about in this week’s show are: Dr. Buttar and RSB discuss the shocking revelations from a CFR report showing that the most vaccinated populations are where the majority of disease outbreaks occur! Although the mainstream media will not cover it this way, we will go through what this report actually reveals.  How is it that the old media cannot see what is readily apparent to the...

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