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Three Infants in Pakistan Die After Receiving Polio Vaccine

Three Infants in Pakistan Die After Receiving Polio Vaccine

Three infants, ages one month to one year old, are reported to have died in Shaheen Muslim Town in Peshwar, Pakistan after receiving the inactivated polio vaccine (IPV). Family members said that the health of the children gradually deteriorated after being injected with the…

Health
Overview of Anti-Inflammatory Diets

Overview of Anti-Inflammatory Diets

Most anti-inflammatory diets agree on many of the foods to include, however, the “not allowed” foods may differ, sometimes dramatically. For example, the Autoimmune Protocol nixes nightshade vegetables, nuts, seeds and eggs. The Paleo diet is fine with grass-fed meats, eggs and seeds but rules…

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
How NIH Uses U.S. Tax Dollars to Secure Profits for Vaccine Developers and Manufacturers

How NIH Uses U.S. Tax Dollars to Secure Profits for Vaccine Developers and Manufacturers

It is no secret that huge conflicts of interest exist between vaccine promoters and vaccine makers. Pediatrician and vaccine developer Paul Offit, for example, who is one of the nation's leading promoters of mandatory use of government recommended vaccines, holds a $1.5 million research chair…