Misinformation Hotline Stokes Fear Of Vaccines In Ultra-Orthodox Community: Gothamist

It seems benign enough: a dial-in hotline where moms can get advice on potty training and recipe ideas. But in the five months since the measles outbreak began in New York City, the Akeres Habayis Hotline has taken on a different meaning and a different purpose, serving as a telephonic hub for ultra-Orthodox mothers who are resistant to vaccinating their children.

Source: Misinformation Hotline Stokes Fear Of Vaccines In Ultra-Orthodox Community: Gothamist

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