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Medical board slams California doctor for exempting kids from school vaccinations

IN SUMMARY A new California law that took effect this year further restricted questionable medical exemptions and cracked down on doctors who granted them outside of accepted medical guidelines. For years, Dr. Tara Zandvliet was known as the go-to doctor for so-called “medical exemptions” for parents unwilling to give their children the immunizations required to […]

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California lawmakers end session with COVID-19 bills – Los Angeles Times

    California lawmakers on Monday wrapped up a legislative session largely defined by the pandemic as they approved new COVID-19 sick leave for food workers, added sweeping labor protections for laid-off hotel staff and made it easier for essential employees to file for workers’ compensation.   With approval in the Senate and Assembly ahead […]

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California Aims To Flex Market Power On Prescription Drugs – CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers on Monday moved to use the most populous state’s market power to lower the cost and increase the availability of prescription drugs for its nearly 40 million residents, with supporters citing the coronavirus pandemic as proof that more is needed to reduce shortages in drugs and other medical supplies. […]

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Anti-vaxxers bullying slows public health efforts against Covid-19 – STAT

By RICHARD PAN JUNE 26, 2020 Public health officials are facing escalating threats and intimidation from anti-vaccine extremists that interfere with the U.S.’s recovery from Covid-19. False claims. Racist and violent memes. Threats. Physical attacks. Public health advocates across the country face these and more from anti-vaccine extremists when they try to enact policies to halt […]

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At A Time Of Great Need, Public Health Lacks ‘Lobbying Muscle’ | California Healthline

SACRAMENTO — If there were ever a time for more public health funding, health experts say, it’s now. Yet California Gov. Gavin Newsom and the state’s Democratic-controlled legislature are expected to reject a plea from local public health officials for an additional $150 million a year to battle the COVID-19 pandemic and protect against future […]

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Autism Speaks : The Time Is Now To Help Clean Up Your Mess | Eve Reiland

Autism Speaks help clean up your mess! The time is now to demand that Autism Speaks show repentance and pay reparations for the outbreaks and deaths from formerly eradicated diseases such as measles, pertussis, mumps and polio. Autism Speaks: It’s also time roll up your sleeves, pony up the funding and help Autistic activists put […]

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Antivaxxers Hate Him (And He’s A Hero) w/Dr. Richard Pan

Pediatrician, politician, and public health advocate Richard Pan, MD…LIVE. Source: Antivaxxers Hate Him (And He’s A Hero) w/Dr. Richard Pan