Judy Mikovits became an anti-vaccine hero after her research on XMRV was retracted and she created a story that she had been persecuted as a whistleblower, even though she didn’t actually blow the whistle on anything.
The last case of rubella and congenital rubella syndrome in the United States that wasn’t imported occurred just before 2004.
The flu vaccine isn’t perfect, but there is no denying the fact that year after year, most pediatric flu deaths are in kids who weren’t vaccinated.
Just like other areas of the world, New Zealand has a problem with measles outbreaks. It shouldn’t be surprising then that they also have a problem with folks pushing anti-vax misinformation. Are they really seeing the most measles cases in the areas with the highest vaccination rates? Measles Outbreaks in New Zealand One thing is …