Vaccines back in the headlines – here’s what the experts say

September 16th’s Republican debate put vaccines back in the headlines, when Ben Carson, a former neurosurgeon, was asked to comment on Donald Trump’s statements linking vaccinations to autism. Carson said: “We have extremely well-documented proof that there is no autism associated with vaccinations, but it is true that we’re giving way too many in way […]

“Anti-Vaxxers” Face Ire on Social Media

By now most readers are probably familiar with the renewed interest in the vaccine debate triggered by an outbreak of measles that was traced back to Disneyland in California. Social media is filled with angry comments from individuals on both sides of the debate, and blog sites are filled with stories of children falling ill, […]