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Are anti-vaxxers being fooled by misused social media?

 By Alan Lenhoff on February 11, 2015

To the many obnoxious locutions that plague the public conversation these days, you can add "anti-vaxxers"--meaning people who, for one or another bad reason, refuse to have their children vaccinated, e.g., with the MMR vaccine, and are lobbying state and federal government to make these vitally necessary public health protections voluntary. What...


 

 

 

 On The Radar... 

Published data: Mutations detected via whole genome sequencing for IVF

Reprogenetics, a genetics laboratory specializing in Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD), recently announced the publication...



A California pediatric medical facility commits $50 million

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles recently announced that it will make an institutional commitment of $50 million to expand...



Study supports QuantiFERON-TB Gold over tuberculin skin test for latent tuberculosis infection

Clinical data recently published in The Lancet presents the baseline phase of China’s first large-scale, multi-center...



Cerebral palsy - It can be in your genes

An international research group led by a team at the University of Adelaide has made what they believe could be the biggest...



Two cell-signaling molecules found to suppress the spread of melanoma

Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center and its Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center have identified two tiny bits of...