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Why vaccinations are a good idea: the B.C. example

British Columbia now has the dubious distinction of having their largest measles outbreak EVER recorded in the province. There have been 320 confirmed cases of the VACCINE-PREVENTABLE disease. Seriously, in 2014, in one of the greatest countries for healthcare, and … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine advocates and junk science

So the vehemently anti-vaccine advocate is going to be on the View, where the audience will be the very people the public health officials are desperately trying to get to come in and get their children vaccinated. Do I think … Continue reading

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Flu immunization clinics on hold

So Saskatchewan is placing the flu clinics on hold while Health Canada investigates the efficacy of the immunization made by the pharmaceutical firm Novartis. I had two immediate thoughts when I heard this. The first was concern, as I had … Continue reading

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