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    Study: Viruses cause most cases of childhood pneumonia
    Respiratory viruses are much more likely to cause pneumonia in kids than bacterial infections, according to new research published in the Feb. 26 New England Journal of Medicine. The study, Etiology of Pneumonia in the Community (EPIC), was...
  • U.S. Unveils comprehensive new adult vaccination plan
    U.S. Unveils comprehensive new adult vaccination plan
    Think you're up to date on your vaccinations? You might be surprised at how many vaccinations are now recommended for American adults -- and the federal government plans to start tracking which of those vaccines you're behind on.The...
  • Bought - The Movie
    Documentary film Bought exposes corruption affecting our food and health care
    This week marks the free online viewing release of the acclaimed documentary Bought: The Truth Behind Vaccines, Big Pharma, & Your Food, a film about the corruption of healthcare and the food supply by profit-seeking corporations and complicit...
  • The Vaccine Epidemic
    Corporate media goes berserk with "Pro Vaxx" propaganda
    You may have noticed lately. From the Huffington Post to Salon.com, to countless other second rate infotainment outlets, article after article has been published, each one more obscenely mindless than the last. The lack of substance or regard for...
  • Only 44% of health professionals know vitamin A reduces measles mortality
    Only 44% of health professionals know vitamin A cuts measles mortality in half
    A recent Medscape quiz for health care professionals shows how little modern doctors, nurses and pharmacists know about measles. When asked "Which of the following supplementations has been associated with reductions in morbidity and...
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    6-year-old persuades school board to vote against personal vaccine exemption
    After listening to an emotional speech by a 6-year-old Leukemia survivor Tuesday, one California school board has decided that families in their district should no longer have the choice of a personal belief exemption to opt out of recommended...
  • Measles
    Why parents choose not to vaccinate: it's not what you think
    The media has blamed Dr. Andrew Wakefield and Jenny McCarthy for the anti-vaccine movement. But many parents who choose not to vaccinate do so because they've carefully researched the data. Others choose not to because they are acquainted with...
  • Bet You Didn't Know About The Vaccine Trust Fund
    Bet You Didn't Know About The Vaccine Trust Fund
    Vaccines. The pendulum swings in so many directions regarding this debate. Thanks to various outbreaks of measles, it would seem that pro-vaccine families can rest easy. Lesson learned, Jenny McCarthy, you were wrong!Well, we can learn from both...
  • Vaccines
    Overwhelming amount of Americans agree vaccines are safe, says poll
    The debate over whether or not to vaccinate in the United States has become a hot political topic over the last few weeks. Even as some political figures have questioned the science, the majority of the American people seem to be lining up on one...
  • UC to require vaccinations of all students in 2017
    UC to require all students to be vaccinated by 2017
    The University of California will soon require all students to have vaccinations. According to the Friday press release from the UC, all UC campuses have experienced some sort of vaccine-preventable diseases in recent years. By requiring the...
  • Vitamin A is the measles cure and prevention
    Vitamin A is the measles cure and prevention
    The anti-vaccination and the unvaccinated people are not to blame neither are the Amish. The doctors just hit reset on your child’s vaccination program. If the fear of vaccinating your child wasn’t bad enough, the fear of what measles...
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    Foothills Animal Shelter announces changes to vaccine, micro-chip clinics
    Foothills Animal Shelter in Golden has always offered low-cost vaccines and micro-chips to families in Jefferson County. These clinics were just a few ways the shelter gives back to the community. However, for 2015, the shelter is making some...
  • Vaccinte
    Anti-vaccine 'truthers' are using pseudoscience to put innocent lives at risk
    The newest hot topic around the political water cooler is whether or not parents should be required to vaccinate their children. Despite overwhelming credible science, the anti-vaccine movement is growing, and is now reflecting in the country'...
  • MMR vaccine ready to be given
    Christie and Obama duel over childhood vaccinations
    New Jersey governor Chris Christie, on an overseas junket, is quoted by NBC News as saying that "parents need to have some measure of choice" when asked his views on childhood vaccination in light of the current measles outbreak....
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    Are vaccines too dangerous to be mandatory?
    The anti-vaccination movement has been gaining steam in the last few years, and with it has come the rise of previously eradicated diseases. With events like the Super Bowl coming up this Sunday and the recent outbreak of measles from Disneyland,...