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Amid measles outbreaks, Facebook considering how to reduce anti-vaccine content – CNN

Facebook is looking into suppressing certain anti-vaccine messaging on its social platform. The move comes after House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff sent an open letter to Mark Zuckerberg, expressing concerns about anti-vaccination content on the social media platform. Source: Amid measles outbreaks, Facebook considering how to reduce anti-vaccine content – CNN

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Facebook Might Remove Anti-Vaxxer Content – The Mac Observer

In a statement yesterday Facebook said it’s considering the removal of anti-vaxxer misinformation, like ads targeting pregnant women. Source: Facebook Might Remove Anti-Vaxxer Content – The Mac Observer

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Facebook Says It May Remove Anti-Vaccine Recommendations – Bloomberg

Facebook Inc., under pressure to reduce harmful, misleading and fake content, said it is exploring removing anti-vaccine information from software systems that recommend other things to read on its social network. Source: Facebook Says It May Remove Anti-Vaccine Recommendations – Bloomberg

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Will an American-Led Anti-Vaccine Movement Subvert Global Health? – Scientific American Blog Network

We’ve made great gains in fighting infectious diseases in the last 50 years—but those gains are fragile Source: Will an American-Led Anti-Vaccine Movement Subvert Global Health? – Scientific American Blog Network

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Google Alert – autism | Circa March 21, 2014

Fri, Mar 21, 2014, 12:01 PM | Google Alert – autism autismDaily update ⋅ March 21, 2014 NEWS Central Michigan LifeAutism speaker Temple Grandin inspires, advises packed crowdCentral Michigan LifeEmployers being vague with instructions or criticism is hardly helpful for the thought processes and understanding of workers with autism, said …Flag as irrelevant Toledo BladeBreakthrough for autism, but access an issueToledo […]

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Google Alert – autism | Circa Oct 1, 2010

Fri, Oct 1, 2010, 9:29 PM | Google Alert – autism News9 new results for autism Ozark Center for Autism offering news programsJoplin GlobeJordan’s daughter was diagnosed autistic at 23 months. Jordan describes her as “pretty severe” on the spectrum. There was a time when she would suddenly …See all stories on this topic » Language delays found in siblings of children […]

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Google News Alert for: autism | Circa Dec 22, 2009

Tue, Dec 22, 2009, 8:30 PM | Google News Alert for: autism About 1% of US Children Have Autism Spectrum DisorderCitizens ReportAbout 1% of kids in the United States have autism spectrum disorder, a classification that includes autism, Asperger’s syndrome and pervasive developmental …See all stories on this topic New York Times (blog)Raising IQ in Toddlers With AutismNew York Times (blog)By TARA PARKER-POPE […]