Tag Archives: MMR vaccine controversy

Problems with MMR storage and transport

I’m reading page 9 of the March 10th final edition of The Star. South Africa has a large problem with MMR. According to the report, vaccines are being stored and transported at incorrect temperatures – either too hot or too … Continue reading

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A film, three deaths, and the consequences of Wakefield’s lies

I mentioned that I was planning on seeing “The Sessions”, the story of how poet and polio survivor Mark O’Brien lost his virginity with the help of sex surrogate Cheryl Cohen-Greene. Well, I did, and I would urge everyone to … Continue reading

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You used Wakefield’s study to prove the MMR causes Autism?!

A few weeks ago, a court in Italy ruled that vaccines cause autism and used Andrew Wakefield’s retracted and fraudulent study in its verdict. When I first heard about this story, I dismissed it as antivaccination propaganda or wishful thinking. … Continue reading

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I’m Back!

Hello again! If you were wondering why I’d fallen silent, it’s because I had a bout of flu. I’m now fully recovered. In fact, yesterday I went to gym for the first time in almost four weeks. When I weighed … Continue reading

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John Walker-Smith Verdict and Sentence overturned

Last week, a court found that the finding of gross medical misconduct against Professor John Walker-Smith was incorrect. The verdict is here. In 1998, Andrew Wakefield had a “case study” published in The Lancet, a magazine for Medical Professionals. In … Continue reading

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Rant Alert – Mr Jagannath Chatterjee is a lying prick

I did some swearing in this post. Apologies, but when you read it, I think you’ll understand why. A few days ago, I was told about this page. The author, one Jagannath Chatterjee, lists “40 Reasons why you should not … Continue reading

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Repost – MMR and Autism: the end of the OAP?

(This was originally posted at http://africanjungle.iblog.co.za/2010/10/07/mmr-and-autism-the-end-of-the-oap/ on the 7th October 2010) In an earlier post, I wrote about the Omnibus Autism Proceedings before the Vaccine Court in the US. This consisted of families who believed that the MMR vaccine caused their children’s autism … Continue reading

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