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Robert De Niro On Why He Wants Controversial Anti-Vax Doc Shown At Tribeca

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.27.2016 | Entertainment

UPDATE: On Saturday, Robert De Niro decided to pull "Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe" from the Tribeca Film Festival. PREVIOUSLY: Robert De Niro...

New Study Shows Just How Dangerous It Is To NOT Vaccinate

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 03.15.2016 | Parents

Measles -- a disease that was completely eliminated in the United States 15 years ago -- has captured national attention recently, thanks to outbreaks...

Heartbreaking Video Of Baby With Whooping Cough Has Strong Message About Vaccinations

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 11.17.2015 | Parents

An Australian mom has issued a powerful statement about vaccinations with a heartbreaking video of her baby. Mom Rebecca Harreman posted a video on Fa...

Scientists Confirm There's Nothing But Misinformation On Anti-Vax Sites | Anna Almendrala | Posted 11.04.2015 | Healthy Living

By: Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, Contributing Writer Published: 11/04/2015 09:34 AM EST on LiveScience Many websites that promote unscientific views about va...

Lydia O'Connor

Do Not Bring Your Kids To 'Measles Parties,' Doctors Warn | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 02.11.2015 | Healthy Living

California health officials and doctors are strongly urging parents not to intentionally expose their kids to infectious diseases after news broke tha...

Rebecca Klein

These States Don't Require Vaccinations For Home-School Students | Rebecca Klein | Posted 02.05.2015 | Politics

Half of U.S. states don't require home-school students to be vaccinated against diseases that include measles, chickenpox and hepatitis B, according t...

Anti-Vaxxers Have Neil deGrasse Tyson Worried

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 02.05.2015 | Science

Neil deGrasse Tyson isn't one to mince words. In recent weeks the celebrated astrophysicist has offered up strong opinions on everything from the ...

(Anti-Vaccination) Ignorance Is the New Black

Morris W. O'Kelly | Posted 04.06.2015 | Politics
Morris W. O'Kelly

It is now "cool" to be willfully ignorant. Any sentence which begins with "I'm not a scientist," but ends with public policy suggestions regarding it, highlights the point. Ignorance has become a homeowner in America's discourse. It has a seat at the "grown folks" table and is asked its opinion. How in the hell did we get here?

Vaccine Critics On Defensive From Rational People

The New York Times | Posted 01.31.2015 | Healthy Living

Their children have been sent home from school. Their families are barred from birthday parties and neighborhood play dates. Online, people call them ...

Alarming Measles Outbreak Hits California

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 04.04.2014 | Healthy Living

A shocking 49 measles cases have been reported in California to date in 2014, up from only four at this same time last year. The outbreak is reign...

Swine Flu Shots Revive a Debate About Vaccines | JENNIFER STEINHAUER | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

People who do not believe in vaccinating children have never had much sway over Leslie Wygant Arndt. She has studied the vaccine debate, she said, and...