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American Airlines relents, ditches AVN promotion (Updated: Meryl’s mad)

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Likely in response to the overwhelming negative reaction to their decision to air a promotion from an anti-vax organization… Shame on you American Airlines. Anti-vax harms kids.(Updated: AmerAir defends the ad) and the huge following of the Bad Astronomy blog, American Airlines has decided not to air the AVN interview or include the information in…

Shame on you American Airlines. Anti-vax harms kids.(Updated: AmerAir defends the ad)

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Media Release – AVN Information to air on American Airlines. The Australian Vaccination Network’s President, Meryl Dorey, has recently participated in an interview which will air for two months on all American Airlines domestic and international flights for the months of July and August, 2012. This interview will cover the following issues: the recent world-wide…

How do homeopathic vaccines work? 200 year old magic

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Warning on homoeopathy vaccines Doctors are warning people not to trust homoeopathic whooping cough vaccines while health authorities fail to stop those advertising them during an epidemic that has claimed lives. Immunisation specialist at the Royal Children’s Hospital Dr Nigel Crawford said there was no evidence to support homoeopathic vaccines for whooping cough, which can…

Doctors losing patience with patients over vaccinations

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Pediatricians get more firm when parents refuse vaccines Dr. Lori Breaux knows firsthand why an unvaccinated child is a health risk. Her 2-week-old infant ended up in an intensive care unit with whooping cough after she had treated a patient with the disease while pregnant. She’s one of many pediatricians who are taking tougher stands…

Once again, research shows mercury and autism is NOT linked

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Mercury, Autism Not Linked, Study Finds | Urine Mercury Levels No Different in Kids with Autism | LiveScience. Mercury does not cause autism, another study now concludes. The levels of mercury in the urine of children with autism were no higher than urine mercury levels of children without the condition, the study from England found. The…