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Is herd immunity a myth? A response to Russell Blaylock, Part 2

In my previous article, I began my response to Russell Blaylock’s 2012 essay “The Deadly Impossibility Of Herd Immunity Through Vaccination” in which he seems to claim that vaccines are essentially worthless and therefore the nationwide mandates for immunization are … Continue reading

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Yes, There Are Women Conspiracy Theorists

While there are many women involved in numerous areas of pseudoscience and health fads, it appears that being a hardcore conspiracy theorist is pretty much exclusively a male domain. In fact, searching the internet for “women conspiracy theorist” brings up … Continue reading

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Vaccine Preventable Measles Back in North America

Measles, the most deadly of the childhood rash/fever illnesses, is back with a vengeance in North America.  More than 250 new cases have been identified in the Canadian province of Quebec since the beginning of the year.  Of those, 208 … Continue reading

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