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Big Gaps in Toxicity Testing for Vaccine Safety

Big Gaps in Toxicity Testing for Vaccine Safety

The phrase "vaccines are safe and effective" suggests that the use of small amounts of toxic ingredients in vaccines such as aluminum, mercury, formaldehyde, polysorbate 80, and other substances have been tested for safety and proven to be safe when injected, ingested or otherwise introduced…

Health
Comparative Diets to Address Chronic Inflammation

Comparative Diets to Address Chronic Inflammation

One of the hallmarks of many chronic diseases and disorders is unresolved inflammation in the body. Chronic inflammation can develop when the immune system’s normal inflammatory response to an implied threat continues unabated rather than turning off once the threat is gone. Chronic inflammation...…

Ethics

How Two Michigan Court Cases are Mainlining Informed Consent and Parental Choice

It was just recently that Metro Detroit mother Rebecca Bredow stated publicly that she would ‘rather sit behind bars for standing up for what she believes in, than giving into something she strongly doesn't believe in.’ A few short days later, she was in front…

Medicine

Tamiflu Again Linked to Extreme Adverse Reactions

Three separate families have blamed Swiss pharmaceutical company Roche’s antiviral drug Tamiflu (oseltamivir) for drug-induced very serious side effects—including a suicide—following administration of Tamiflu to their children during the 2017-2018 influenza season. There have been numerous cases reported in past years...…

Law

European Countries Move to Expand, Enforce Vaccine Mandates

A number of countries—namely Italy, France and Romania—have passed legislation to expand vaccine mandates and punish families refusing to comply. Others, such as the U.K., do not have compulsory vaccination laws but parents are facing more pressure and disapproval from physicians and government health officials...…

Media
Study: How to Understand and Help the Vaccine Doubters

Study: How to Understand and Help the Vaccine Doubters

A new article in Scientific America titled “How to Understand, and Help, the Vaccine Doubters” frames empathetic understanding of vaccine doubters as a new way to convince said doubters of the folly of their ways. It seeks to explain why parents who question such issues…

Business
Big Pharma Pays Universities for Most Medical Research in U.S. Today

Big Pharma Pays Universities for Most Medical Research in U.S. Today

In the past, collaboration between scientists in academia and pharmaceutical companies was relatively uncommon. However, lately there has been a growing interest in developing financial partnerships between these two sectors. The drug industry’s funding patterns for academic research has shifted from handpicked projects on investigation…