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The doctor is in. To be in denial about ISIS, ISIL, Boko Haram et al, is to be no smarter than the anti-vaxxer crowd. Winston Churchill can tell you. https://davidkeithlaw.wordpress.com/2015/02/...
by samsoneyes
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Feb 16, 2015 at 01:44 PM PST with 0 Recommends
There are actually people out there in the world who think there's a "debate" about vaccines. On one side, the ignorant, the uneducated, and the logical fallacy lovers, without any evidence ...
by SkepticalRaptor
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Feb 16, 2015 at 01:08 PM PST with 16 Recommends
The current issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) has a viewpoint article on the current controversy on vaccines. The article, written by attorney Lawrence Gostin, focuses ...
by d3clark
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Feb 13, 2015 at 10:00 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Having been accused of promoting conspiracy theories regarding vaccination and receiving a notice from the moderators that I would be banned if I posted anything additional that was deemed CT, I ...
by say it
Comment Count 58 comments on Wed Feb 11, 2015 at 02:36 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Let me begin by saying I got Polio, in the mid 1950's, when I was only 2 ½ years old. We lived on a farm, in North Central Wisconsin. My father moved to North Central Wisconsin, from Ottawa Iowa, ...
by john972
Comment Count 79 comments on Tue Feb 10, 2015 at 09:14 PM PST with 42 Recommends
by Matt Bors
Comment Count 72 comments on Wed Feb 11, 2015 at 06:50 AM PST with 75 Recommends
Over the past couple of weeks, the "vaccine debate" (not really a debate, unless you think the vaccine denier side actually has real science, which it doesn't) has moved from the internet ...
by SkepticalRaptor
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Feb 10, 2015 at 11:47 AM PST with 11 Recommends
If you've ever found yourself reading the comments in a news article about vaccines, you have probably experienced a wide array of misinformed people posting vaccine-related "facts" they read on ...
by FaithGardner
Comment Count 72 comments on Tue Feb 10, 2015 at 08:51 AM PST with 109 Recommends
There is overwhelming evidence that one of the best ways to get children to remember something is setting it to music. There is also overwhelming evidence that vaccines are safe and effective at ...
by PsychoSuperMom
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2015 at 09:01 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Mass polio vaccination in Columbus, Georgia, during the early days of the National Polio Immunization Program Can a vaccine be responsible for the ...
by Susan Grigsby
Comment Count 277 comments on Sun Feb 15, 2015 at 04:30 PM PST with 205 Recommends
I want to say straight away this is a meta entry, so for those looking for a lot of original content, this isn't it. A week ago, I published a diary that I at first resisted writing. A few friends ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 150 comments on Sat Feb 07, 2015 at 12:10 PM PST with 326 Recommends
Well I seem to have pretty much covered that fun hell in my life that is pain management, back pain and living with pain medications. So since I have beaten that drum so much I guess I will let ...
by funtony47
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Feb 07, 2015 at 03:18 AM PST with 0 Recommends
The anti-vaxxer talking-heads are angry! And they're feeling so, so hurt , because they are no longer able to promote ...
by blugrlnrdst
Comment Count 100 comments on Sat Feb 07, 2015 at 03:38 AM PST with 138 Recommends
I'm posting in response to this diary: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/02/06/1362720/-A-Progressive-science-based-Anti-vax-Viewpoint I understand that you have concerns about vaccinations. I'm ...
by NoOneOfConsiquence
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Feb 06, 2015 at 12:33 PM PST with 16 Recommends
So I'm going to try this once more, in an effort to try and start dialogue. If this doesn't work, then I will sincerely feel very sad for the closed-mindedness that is present. First, some history:
by Nivra00
Comment Count 162 comments on Fri Feb 06, 2015 at 08:36 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Lately I've been thinking a lot about autism. My son has autistic tendencies. My country has gone wild in terms of avoiding autism. False information about vaccines causing autism has spread ...
by LiberalInCamo
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Feb 06, 2015 at 05:51 AM PST with 5 Recommends
The Mason City, Iowa Globe Gazette is reporting that an unspecified number of children at a Blair, Nebraska day care have been placed in quarantine. More below Jenny McCarthy's book sales going up ...
by Village Vet
Comment Count 48 comments on Fri Feb 06, 2015 at 03:56 AM PST with 30 Recommends
So, in the past week since Chris Christie and Rand Paul made their ridiculous, irresponsible, painful, and ultimately, deadly remarks about vaccines this week (which, by the way, Penn and Teller ...
by rexymeteorite
Comment Count 50 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 10:13 PM PST with 24 Recommends
This is what is wrong with this country. The people in it. It really is as simple as that. Most people fail to think and apply common sense to what they've heard from others. There are those who ...
by tlcpro
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 03:32 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Professor Dorit Reiss ...
by SkepticalRaptor
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 12:42 PM PST with 14 Recommends