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New Autism Test Worries Pro-Life Advocates

HOUSTON (ChurchMilitant.com) – A new, groundbreaking prenatal test may be able to determine if a child has autism, but pro-life advocates are worried it will lead to autistic children being aborted.The pilot results of a new test announced on July 18 at the Dup15q Alliance Scientific Symposium in Houston, Texas, are claiming autism in an […]

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Unvaccinated schoolchildren more common than thought – HoustonChronicle.com

Many Houston area children are being exposed to unvaccinated schoolmates at rates greater than previously thought, whether because of exemptions for non-medical reasons or simple tardiness in getting the required shots, according to a new analysis of the latest state data. Source: Unvaccinated schoolchildren more common than thought – HoustonChronicle.com

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Austin, Fort Worth, and Houston are at Risk of a Measles Outbreak

The “Don’t trust the government” right and the “Don’t trust the government” left overlap when it comes to vaccines. Source: Austin, Fort Worth, and Houston are at Risk of a Measles Outbreak

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Worse than Stickland calling vaccines ‘sorcery?’ Silence by those who who know better. [Editorial] – HoustonChronicle.com

Gov. Abbott has watched while vaccine exemptions have soared and targeted GOP lawmakers brave enough to object. Source: Worse than Stickland calling vaccines ‘sorcery?’ Silence by those who who know better. [Editorial] – HoustonChronicle.com

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Searching for a vaccine against mistrust

All of the following happened during a three-week stretch in August: A nurse at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston posted a comment on an anti-vaccine Facebook page about the city’s first measles case in five years. She said the young boy, whom she described as “super sick,” was the first case of measles she and […]