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Measles Vaccine Prevents Autism? by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Wed 17 Feb 2010 4:30pm I blogged this in the past when the paper went online, but it is now “in print”: Lack of Association Between Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccination and Autism in Children: A Case-Control Study Mrozek-Budzyn D, Kietyka A, Majewska R. From the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Jagiellonian Unive ... Read on »
Measles vaccine can cause encephalopathy 8-9 days post injection/ DHHS by Meryl Nass Posted Mon 08 Feb 2010 12:00am I was hoping to avoid joining the Andrew Wakefield/Lancet fray, but so many inaccurate statements have been published in the last few days that I had to jump in. There is clearcut evidence for a syndrome of brain injury (and sometimes death) occurring after measles vaccine (and not after rubella or mumps vaccines). Who discovered it? DHHS ... Read on »
Straight Talk on Measles Vaccine in Canada by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Thu 01 May 2014 12:00am By Anne Dachel (NOTE: I want to thank Ginger Taylor who recently described reporters as “stenographers” –in this case, for the CDC.  The term fit perfectly in my last question.) Lawrence Solomon Every once in a while I come across a story and a columnist that really impress me.  That happened recently with two stori ... Read on »
Dachel Media Review: Measles Vaccine Failing, Blame Unvaccinated by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Thu 01 May 2014 12:00am By Anne Dachel Read Anne's commentary and view the links after the jump.  The Dachel Media Update is sponsored by Lee Silsby Compounding Pharmacy and their OurKidsASD brand.  May 29, 2014, National Post (Canada): Measles outbreak worsening as U.S. officials say number of cases is most in nearly 20 years May 29, 2 ... Read on »
Healthy Trust Immediate Medical Care: Study: No link between measles vaccine and autism by Rudy S. Patient Expert Posted Sun 28 Sep 2008 11:20am This is a very controversial issue Link: Healthy Trust Immediate Medical Care: Study: No link between measles vaccine and autism. New research further debunks any link between measles vaccine and autism, work that comes as the nation is experiencing a surge in measles cases fueled by children left unvaccinated. Read on »
Researchers Test Inhalable Measles Vaccine by Ed H. Doctor of Pharmacy Posted Tue 01 Feb 2011 6:04pm Sustained high vaccination coverage is key to preventing deaths from measles. Despite the availability of a vaccine, measles remains an important killer of children worldwide, particularly in less-developed regions where vaccination coverage is limited. A team of researchers, led by scientists at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Hea ... Read on »
Measles Vaccine Spreading Disease? by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Thu 01 May 2014 12:00am Note: From the Child Health Safety site in the UK. When health officials in the press criticise parents who do not vaccinate, and some on blogs attack you personally for raising justified concerns about vaccines, you can tell them the evidence is clear, and you can read it here, the vaccinated are more likely to kill a child be ... Read on »
Pioneering Measles Vaccine Researcher Has Anecdotes, Insight, Perspective, and Generosity to Spare by Paul Sax Posted Thu 24 Apr 2014 2:09pm In the new IDSA/Oxford University Press journal Open Forum Infectious Diseases (OFID), we plan to interview a series of great figures in ID about their experiences, posting them as podcasts with accompanying scripts. Our first interview is with Dr. Samuel Katz , a key figure in development of the measles vaccine, and it can be heard here ... Read on »
Home…and a measles vaccine tested on myeloma patients… by Margaret Patient Expert Posted Mon 26 May 2014 1:44pm My Dad is finally home from the rehab center. Relief! Joy! As you can imagine, I have been incredibly busy in these past few weeks (so much to do!), but I’d still like to apologize for having ignored the blog for so long…AND I’d also like to thank those of you who have written me private and public messages of support…much appreciated in th ... Read on »
Public Health Director Stresses the Importance of Measles Vaccination by CA Dept of Public Health Posted Fri 21 Feb 2014 11:34am The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has received reports of 15 confirmed measles cases in California residents so far this year. Cases have occurred throughout California. This time last year, only two measles cases had been reported. “Immunization is the best defense against measles, with 99 percent of persons developing immuni ... Read on »