The mother of a four-year-old boy in Southern Colorado who died of the flu Wednesday sought advice for “natural” remedies in an anti-vaccine Facebook Source: Anti-Vax Facebook Group Told CO Mom to Give Son Elderberries Instead of Tamiflu. Days Later He Died.
Online groups that routinely traffic in anti-vaccination propaganda have become a resource for people seeking out a wide variety of medical information. Source: On Facebook, anti-vaxxers urged a mom not to give her son Tamiflu. He later died.
Measles has broken out on the California coast again, as it has done ever since discredited former doctor Andrew Wakefield tried to sell a new vaccine by claiming the existing ones causes autism.When Science 2.0 was in its early days, anti-vaccine sentiment was a tiny fringe of religious people in one group and then a […]
A new bill would remove requirements to have children vaccinated before they come to school. Source: Anti-vaccination bill draws reaction from both sides
This new Pixar short teaches a lesson in empathy, from the studio that brought you Up , Coco , and Toy Story . Source: Loop: The New Pixar Short Featuring a Teen Girl With Autism That’s Getting All The Love