Posts for tag: Vaccines
Blume is living proof that the antidote to misinformation about vaccines is science. "I was relieved," she said, "because I didn't hurt him. His autism wasn't my fault."
are largely a result of parents being afraid to vaccinate their children against the virus. The number one concern? Autism.
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Pediatricians Working To Educate Parents Who Worry About Vaccines.
CBS News (5/12) reports on different efforts to persuade parents to vaccinate their children, particularly by dispelling misinformation that vaccines cause autism. The article quotes pediatricians discussing how they approach the matter and how they talk with parents who might be concerned about the safety of vaccines. The article also suggests that as research reveals more about the true causes of autism, the debunked link to vaccines might lose more of its potency.
CDC launches new video series for parents, "How Vaccines Work"
Study of 657,461 children finds no link between vaccines and autism
Danish researchers followed children born over a 10-year period and found no connection between autism and the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine.
Note: 2018-19 Flu Season Update