Antivaccinationists denying the cult of Andrew Wakefield and Jenny McCarthy – Respectful Insolence

Two of the great “icons”—if you can call them “great” given that they’re icons but hardly “great”—of the antivaccine movement are Andrew Wakefield and Jenny McCarthy. Over the last decade, they have arguably been the most influential people in the antivaccine movement. The reasons are simple. Let’s look at Jenny McCarthy first. In 2007, when… …

Jenny McCarthy Speaks Out on HuffPo RE: Andrew Wakefield BMJ Report – AGE OF AUTISM

Source: Jenny McCarthy Speaks Out on HuffPo RE: Andrew Wakefield BMJ Report - AGE OF AUTISM   Please read and comment on Jenny McCarthy's full post at HuffPo HERE. Don't get trampled by the trolls. Last week, parents were told a British researcher's 1998 report linking the MMR shot to autism was fraudulent -- that this debate about vaccines …

Jenny McCarthy weighs in about Andrew Wakefield–with predictable results – Respectful Insolence

The fallout from Brian Deer’s further revelations of the scientific fraud that is anti-vaccine hero Andrew Wakefield continues apace. Remember last week, when I wrote about the first article of the two-part series enumerating the various ways that Andrew Wakefield committed scientific fraud in putting together the case series that became the basis of his… …

Jenny McCarthy weighs in about Andrew Wakefield–with predictable results – Respectful Insolence

The fallout from Brian Deer’s further revelations of the scientific fraud that is anti-vaccine hero Andrew Wakefield continues apace. Remember last week, when I wrote about the first article of the two-part series enumerating the various ways that Andrew Wakefield committed scientific fraud in putting together the case series that became the basis of his… …

Jenny McCarthy The View, Autism, Vaccines: Controversial Quotes – Business Insider

Source: Jenny McCarthy The View, Autism, Vaccines: Controversial Quotes - Business Insider   As the newest co-host on "The View," Jenny McCarthy will soon have a daily, nationally televised platform to share her own, often controversial views with the ABC talk show's 3.3 million viewers. The outspoken comedian/actress/author/Autism advocate/Playboy bunny/talk show host has never been shy about sharing …

Autism One: As quacky as it ever was – Respectful Insolence

Once again, the yearly autism quackfest known as Autism One is fast approaching. In fact, it will begin in Chicago tomorrow: five days of “autism biomed” quackery and antivaccine pseudoscience. Ever since the Great Schism in the autism antivaccine quackery community, which severed Generation Rescue from Autism One and ended Jenny McCarthy’s run of being… …

The return of J. B. Handley – Respectful Insolence

Generation Rescue believes that childhood neurological disorders such as autism, Asperger’s, ADHD/ADD, speech delay, sensory integration disorder, and many other developmental delays are all misdiagnoses for mercury poisoning.When you know cause, you can focus on cure.Thousands of parents are curing their children by removing the mercury from their children’s bodies. We want you, the parent, …