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Really great website on how herd immunity works and DATA on Vaccines

This is taken from NOVA and PBSĀ regarding how herd immunity works to protect. This is a great article discussing vaccines and vaccination. But most importantly is the accumulated evidence compiled by the American Academy of Pediatrics. This lists study after … Continue reading

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For the people who believe that Measles is not dangerous…

I present the heartbreaking data coming in from Bangladesh. There has been an extensive outbreak in a remote village, where 88 children were infected with measles. Of those, 53 required hospitalization and nine children have died. The outbreak started just … Continue reading

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Dirt is good- New book detailing why you should NOT be worried about microbes

Great article from NPR on new book by Jack Gilbert, a microbiologist from the University of Chicago. Click here to read article. In short, don’t worry about being so clean. The hygiene hypothesis-being too clean inhibits your immune system’s ability … Continue reading

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Thank you John Oliver

I have lectured on this for the last decade, but thank you for John Oliver for summing up and explaining why vaccines are safe will save lives and what herd immunity is. Please watch John Oliver’s Vaccine summary on YouTube

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