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Anti-vaxxers ‘educated just well enough to make terrible decisions for their children’ | TheSpec.com

Rebel forces in America’s latest culture war are often white, college-educated, and they believe that their thinking supersedes that of doctors. Source: Anti-vaxxers ‘educated just well enough to make terrible decisions for their children’ | TheSpec.com

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PTSD Is Not Something You Co-Opt, Kate Swenson. Stop Mocking Real Survivors With Your “Autism Mom” Bullshit. | Eve Reiland

Wow, this takes the cake, Kate Swenson. Parenting is exhausting and hard. Parenting Autistic kids intense — and hell of a lot more so if you put more focus on throwing pity parties and commodifying your Autistic son’s life in the guise of “feels sharing” on your own personal ‘livesteam” Truman Show. Now to claim […]

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Measles arrives in Florida, what is it and what can you do?

One case of measles has been reported in the state, with 138 people exposed. Source: Measles arrives in Florida, what is it and what can you do?

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Measles outbreak prompts State Senate Dems to target anti-vaxxers with ad campaign – New York Daily News

Senate Democrats want you to give vaccines a shot. The ongoing measles outbreak and burgeoning anti-vaccination movement have led lawmakers to mount a campaign encouraging New Yorkers to vaccinate their children. Source: Measles outbreak prompts State Senate Dems to target anti-vaxxers with ad campaign – New York Daily News

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Facebook Fights Against Misinformation About Vaccination : TECH & INNOVATION : Science Times

Facebook is taking huge leaps in the fight against anti-vaxxers. The company plans to lower the rank of pages and groups that proliferate false information regarding vaccinations. Source: Facebook Fights Against Misinformation About Vaccination : TECH & INNOVATION : Science Times

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Autism & Emails Does A Disclaimer Help Misunderstanding

Miscommunication is easy if you’re autistic, but could an email disclaimer help things be clearer? Source: Autism & Emails Does A Disclaimer Help Misunderstanding

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Jewish nurses debunk anti-vaxxer misinformation as measles spreads

A group Jewish nurses is disputing a handbook that health officials say is fueling a measles outbreak in the ultra-Orthodox community. Source: Jewish nurses debunk anti-vaxxer misinformation as measles spreads