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Daily News 2014-04-13

Recent journal articles about meningitis and meningitis vaccines

Jenny McCarthy’s Shocking Vaccine Comments: Defying Doctors’ Advice? (Poll)

Thank Anti-Vaxxers for Lyme Disease - "LYMErix, a promising vaccine for Lyme disease introduced in the ‘90s, was taken off the market due to pushback from anti-vaxxers (among other groups). Is it time to bring the drug back?"

Gardasil: Two shots were too many for my daughter By Lone Frederiksen, Copenhagen, Denmark - SaneVax         
Gardasil: An International Scandal  Press Release from Michèle Rivasi, MEP France - SaneVax

A third of the Australian Vaccination Skeptics Network’s members are medical professionals

Not all measles experiences fodder for national news

Weekly Wrap: Yes, Vaccines Drive the Autism Epidemic by Dan Olmsted - Age of Autism

A Voice of Sanity About Childhood Vaccines by Gary G. Kohls -

‘Should I Be Forced to Be Brainwashed’? State Bill Could Add Snag for Parents Wanting to Opt Kids Out of Vaccines

World Adult Vaccines Market Analysis and 2020 Forecasts

Ethics of immunization are as complicated as the law - I recently found out that a small girl I drive home from school is not vaccinated.

A Brief, Terrifying History of Viruses Escaping From Labs - How well-intentioned research with dangerous pathogens could put people at risk.

‘Level 4’ disease research can be safe, belongs in America’s medical capital

Thimerosal As A Preservative in Vaccination

Japan confirms first bird flu case since 2011

More Buncombe parents reject vaccinations - The percentage of kindergartners with religious vaccine exemptions in Buncombe County increased to more than 4 percent this school year.

US MMR Measles Vaccine Failing – Vaccinated New Yorker Causes Measles Outbreak In Other Vaccinated New Yorkers – Not Caused By Unvaccinated Children
by Child Health Safety

Vaccine Failure: Twice-Vaccinated Individual Contracts and Transmits Measles – Clinical Infectious Diseases Journal by The Refusers

Big Pharma Mafia: Deadly Medicines and Organised Crime by The Refusers

How to Fool a Health and Science Journalist About Health Fraud? Give the Story to Tom Chivers of UK’s The Telegraph newspaper by Child Health Safety

Scientists predict possible threat of H5N1 bird flu virus spreading through air

Woman claims health protocols putting her son's health at risk

Mumps Outbreak: Confirmed Cases Rises to Nearly 200 (video)

Reclassification of vaccines

Why do vaccines in particular give parents concern?

Virus Phenotype Submissions

Current HPV Vaccines Yield Good Antibody Responses in HIV+ Adults

Manufacturer rejects claims that flu drug is ineffective

Uh-Oh: Study Finds Popular Flu Drug Actually ‘Accentuates the Harms’

Stop criticizing life-saving vaccines

Measles alert prompts warnings about parents forgoing kids’ vaccines

Polio vaccine: The shots felt ’round the world

Vaccination key in protecting against mumps, other diseases - Health officials says vaccination key in protecting yourself against mumps and other vaccine preventable diseases.
Developing a universal flu vaccine -

​St. Jude named national center of excellence for flu research

Protecting against bacterial meningitis - Eight reported cases in N.H. between 2009 and 2013

Needle-free vaccines are pain free and cost effective

What the Tamiflu saga tells us about drug trials and big pharma - We now know the government's Tamiflu stockpile wouldn't have done us much good in the event of a flu epidemic. But the secrecy surrounding clinical trials means there's a lot we don't know about other medicines we take

CDC: U.S. influenza activity low, but NYC flu activity remains high

Publisher’s Platform: Time to Vaccinate Restaurant Workers Against Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A vaccines run short after health alert

Thousands get Hepatitis A vaccinations  (video)

Vaccination Considerations - Parents’ Refusal to Innoculate Puts Other Kids at Risk

Skipping vaccines creates public-health risk

S. pneumoniae serotypes differ between primary and post-viral disease

Scarlet fever: Rise in Bristol cases sparks warning to parents

Bainbridge man Kitsap's first confirmed measles case

Another Update on Hepatitis A Vaccinations in Cabarrus County, NC

History & Pathology of Vaccinations, by Edgar Crookshank.

Napa kindergartners top state average for immunizations

Measles outbreak spreads to Kitsap County, passengers on ferry Tacoma to Bainbridge may have been exposed to virus

Ebola Drug Could Be Ready For Human Testing Next Year

Cure Rate for Experimental Hepatitis C Drug Tops 95 Percent - But high costs of newer medications is a concern, experts say


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