Tag: anti-vax

Son Of Anti-Vaxers Shares Message About Vaccination After Getting Sick From Measles

A man who almost died after contracting measles spoke about his experience with the disease amid the current outbreak. He was not vaccinated as a kid because his parents believe the misinformation being spread by anti-vaxer communities.

Public Health March 9, 2019

27 Years Later, Roald Dahl's Pro-Vaccination Letter Is Still Relevant

Thanks to the power of the web, Roald Dahl's pro-vaccination letter still rings true today in the face of an ongoing measles outbreak in the United States.

Feature February 2, 2015

Mumps outbreak at Ohio State University tied to anti-vaccination movement

The outbreak of mumps, a disease controlled by vaccinations, has prompted medical professionals to speculate on its resurgence. With nearly 40 cases, it's thought that the anti-vaccination (or anti-vax) movement is a contributor to the spread of the virus.

Life March 22, 2014

Kristin Cavallari is the latest celebrity anti-vax mom

Former Hills star Kristin Cavallari, who is married to Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, has publicly announced her stance against vaccinations for children, becoming yet another prominent anti-vaxxer. Cavallari believes that there may be a link between vaccinations and autism.

Life March 14, 2014

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