Measles Erases ‘Immune Memory’ of Other Illnesses | Medpage Today

Measles infection in unvaccinated children was associated with up to a 70% decline in antibodies to other pathogens following infection, researchers found. After cases of severe measles, unvaccinated children lost a median of 40% (range 11-62%) of their already existing pathogen-specific antibodies and after a case of mild measles, children lost a median of 33% … Continue reading Measles Erases ‘Immune Memory’ of Other Illnesses | Medpage Today

Booker Introduces Legislation to Help Eliminate Neglected Diseases of Poverty in United States – Insider NJ

Booker Introduces Legislation to Help Eliminate Neglected Diseases of Poverty in United States Bill would be first to focus exclusively on these diseases in U.S.   WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) today introduced the STOP (Study, Treat, Observe, and Prevent) Neglected Diseases of Poverty Act, legislation that would provide the necessary tools to address, and[...] … Continue reading Booker Introduces Legislation to Help Eliminate Neglected Diseases of Poverty in United States – Insider NJ

As Seen On Twitter | That’s the false narrative the #antivax lobby would like everyone to believe. | Prof Peter Hotez

https://twitter.com/PeterHotez/status/1180496874102501383 Prof Peter Hotez MD PhD@PeterHotez That’s the false narrative the #antivax lobby would like everyone to believe. The truth: It’s a group of ringleaders who figured out how to monetize the internet selling advertising, fake books, phony autism cures, and then creating PACs aligned with extremist political parties Jordan Sather@Jordan_Sather_ · Oct 5 Replying … Continue reading As Seen On Twitter | That’s the false narrative the #antivax lobby would like everyone to believe. | Prof Peter Hotez