People With Down Syndrome Are Not Endangered Animals – Pacific Standard | David M. Perry

At the close of Down Syndrome Awareness Month this October, just as "Down Syndrome Awareness Week" began in Canada, a new campaign from the Canadian Down Syndrome Society rolled out across the Internet.  It featured young adults and children with Down syndrome dressed as a polar bear, a panda, a lion, a rhinoceros, and a sea turtle. The … Continue reading People With Down Syndrome Are Not Endangered Animals – Pacific Standard | David M. Perry

Merry #Measles! Oh Look Who Wants To Spread The Joy Of Preventable Diseases This Christmas & Raise $$$? Oh, you guessed it: #AntiVaxxer @JennyMcCarthy. | Eve Reiland

https://twitter.com/JennyMcCarthy/status/1063121497454190593 Merry #Measles! Oh Look Who Wants To Spread The Joy of Even MORE #MeasleOutbreaks -- and perpetuate the MYTH vaccines cause autism this Christmas? ... Don't Miss Out! You can just SLAY it this holiday with a coordinating RED sweater brought to you by your favorite #antivaxxer face, Jenny McCarthy. Bonus: Jenny also ropes in her hubby, Donnie … Continue reading Merry #Measles! Oh Look Who Wants To Spread The Joy Of Preventable Diseases This Christmas & Raise $$$? Oh, you guessed it: #AntiVaxxer @JennyMcCarthy. | Eve Reiland

Pediatrician: Vaccines Didn’t Cause My Daughter’s Autism – YouTube

In some parts of the country, preventable diseases such as measles are on the rise. That’s due to more parents choosing to not vaccinate their children for “philosophical beliefs.” Much of the fear surrounding vaccines stems from a now debunked study from 1998 falsely linking autism with the MMR vaccine. Dr. Peter Hotez, a professor … Continue reading Pediatrician: Vaccines Didn’t Cause My Daughter’s Autism – YouTube