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Vaccines

  1. health
    It’s Time to Get Your Flu ShotPublic-health officials are advising Americans to get the shot ASAP.
  2. health
    Yes, an Anti-Vaxxer Did Throw Human Blood on California SenatorsAs an investigation confirmed this week.
  3. health
    California Governor Has Signed the Vaccine Bill That Jessica Biel OpposedIn June, the actress came under fire for lobbying against SB 276, which tightens the medical exemption process for vaccinations.
  4. vaccines
    Vaccine-Skeptic Just Means Anti-VaxxWhy Jessica Biel, Marianne Williamson and others can’t be “skeptical” of proven facts.
  5. health
    Measles for the One PercentVaccines, Waldorf schools, and the problem with liberal Luddites.
  6. measles
    President Trump Might Not Be an Anti-Vaxxer AnymoreHey, it’s something!
  7. health
    Teens of Anti-Vaxxers Rebelling by Getting VaccinatedThe catch: Minors typically need parental consent to get a vaccination.
  8. vaccines
    The Major Measles Outbreak Keeps Getting WorseOf the more than 55 people affected across the country, most are children in under-immunized counties.
  9. science of us
    Shockingly, Free HPV Vaccines Vastly Reduce Cervical CancerAustralia could eliminate the disease within 20 years.
  10. John Oliver Explains the Dangers of Vaccine SkepticismAnd the impossibility of proving a negative.
  11. autism
    Vocal Anti-Vaxxer Claims Trump Asked Him to Chair a Committee on Vaccine SafetyThe transition says Trump would like to create a commission on autism, but no decision has been made.
  12. Anti-Vaxxer Mom Admits She Was Wrong After Her Entire Family Got SickRotavirus made her change her tune.
  13. motherhood
    Anti-Vaxx Doctor Accused of Negligence by the State Medical Board of CaliforniaA doctor known to be anti-vaccine has been accused of negligence after exempting a toddler from vaccination.
  14. motherhood
    More Parents Are Refusing to Vaccinate Their Kids, and That Is Very BadStudies suggest more parents believe vaccines aren’t necessary.
  15. the war on science
    Jill Stein Needs to Shut the Anti-Vaxxers DownShe’s not endorsing them, but she is encouraging them.
  16. Presidential Candidate Who’s Also a Doctor Is Skeptical About VaccinesCome on, Jill Stein.
  17. Pregnant Women Need a Whooping-Cough VaccineBut often they’re not told about it.
  18. herpes
    A Herpes Vaccine Is in the WorksPlease let this work.
  19. complete and utter garbage
    Anti-Vaxxers ‘Expose’ New Hoax: 12-Year-Old Boy Who Made Pro-Vaccine Viral VideoThe real enemy is … a child.
  20. vaginas
    Researchers Are Testing a Vaccine for Toxic Shock SyndromeThey’re already moving on to the second phase of clinical trials.
  21. man vs. nature
    Non-Vaccinators Don’t Care If Other People DieNew research finds that many recent epidemics happened in areas where people are unvaccinated by choice.
  22. gender neutal
    Why Are So Few Boys Getting the HPV Vaccine?They’re at risk, too.
  23. man vs. nature
    We Need to Stop Acting Like Nature and Medicine Are EnemiesA new study finds that the words health-care providers use matter a lot.
  24. needles
    Does the HPV Vaccine Work? Yes. Yes It Does.So can we stop the debates?
  25. awkward topics
    Squeamish Docs Not Giving Ringing Endorsement for HPV VaccineSome don’t want to talk about preteens having sex — but experts say that’s the wrong approach anyway.
  26. vaccines
    Can Twitter Help Explain Anti-Vaxxers?A new research effort hopes so.
  27. anti-vaccination
    On Vaccines, Some People Trust Random Internet Comments More Than the CDCBad news for the fight against anti-vaccine hysteria.
  28. Politicizing the Vaccination Fight Could Make Things WorseIt will only drive vaccination rates lower.
  29. conspiracy theories
    Watch a Good 2-Minute Debunking of Anti-Vaccine Autism NonsenseThese conspiracy theories have serious consequences.
  30. Needle-Phobes, Medical Science Is On the CaseResearchers are developing more needle-free vaccines. But for now, here’s how to cope.   
  31. stds
    HPV Vaccine Might Not Protect African-American WomenIt covers strains more commonly found in white women.
  32. sex ed
    HPV Vaccine Working Better Than ExpectedNot all adventurous women do.