Category Archives: Anti-antivaccination

Countering the lies of anti-vaxxers.

A Roald Dahl article on measles and vaccination is very relevant today

There are ongoing measles outbreaks in the U.S. currently. Roald Dahl was my favourite author as a child. In 1986, he wrote a short article about Olivia Dahl, his first child: Olivia, my eldest daughter, caught measles when she was … Continue reading

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Even more anti-vaxxers getting smacked down

Trigger An Anti-Vaxxer Into The Next Century With This List The 18 Absolute Dumbest Things Anti-Vaxxers Actually Said In 2018 Nurse Shoots Down Anti-Vaxxers By Using Their Own Flawed Logic Anti-vaxxers Might Be The Dumbest People On Earth Anti-Vaxxer Mom … Continue reading

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New TB Vaccine successfully completes a small trial

A new vaccine against Tuberculosis has successfully completed an early trial. Developed by Glaxo Smithkline amd Aeras, the M72 vaccine reduced TB rates by more than half. The current vaccine against TB is Bacillus Calmette–Guérin (BCG). Its effectiveness in children … Continue reading

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More antivaxxers getting slapped down

https://cheezburger.com/6822917/20-memes-that-hilariously-argue-with-anti-vaxxer-logic Children of Anti-Vaxxers who grew up and got yourselves vaccinated, what’s your story? How did your parents take it? [Serious] from AskReddit https://cheezburger.com/7017477/ben-franklin-slammed-anti-vaxxers-with-savage-comeback-over-230-years-ago

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Another load of antivaxx bollocks

Apparently, last week was “Vaccine Injury Awareness Week”. I must confess, I didn’t notice until Orac pointed it out. Had he not mentioned it, I would never have known about it. “Vaccine Injury Awareness” Week started a few years ago. … Continue reading

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Gardasil used to treat skin cancer

So this was on Health24 last week. HPV shot eliminates advanced skin cancer in 97-year-old A doctor treated a woman with advanced squamous cell carcinoma by injecting each tumour with Gardasil, the HPV Vaccine. The unconventional method was a huge … Continue reading

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Mockery of antivaxxers on Bored Panda

I regularly see posts from the site Bored Panda on my Facebook. As with Cheezburger, it’s now also started to slam antivaxxers. I saw one such post today. The Internet Is Shutting Down Anti-Vaxxers One By One And It’s Too … Continue reading

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