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5 Facts That Will Blow Your Mind About the Measles

Vaccinations have been a hot button topic ever since a study was released in 1998 by The Lancet that claimed that the MMR (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella) vaccination was linked to autism in children. 318 more words


Facts Are Your Friends -- Vaccinate Your Children

Original post from HuffPost


   Kristen Bell   Mother, Actress

I didn’t think I was going to vaccinate my children. I’ve always been earthy, crunchy, whatever. Fair trade? 1,929 more words


Measles Hysteria and California SB 277

We live in a polarized nation with major schisms of Democrat vs. Republican, religious vs. secular, pro-life vs. pro-choice, believers in mainstream medicine vs. adherents of alternative medicine, those who trust our government and authority vs. 4,351 more words

Sub-standard vaccination compliance and the 2015 Disneyland measles outbreak

A group of us at HealthMap recently published a study in JAMA Pediatrics in which we estimated MMR vaccination rates among the population exposed to measles cases epi-linked to the 2015 Disneyland measles outbreak. 111 more words