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  • California's New Dystopian Laws

    01/05/2020 12:52:17 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 73 replies
    You ^ | 01/04/19 | Millennial Millie
    California's New Dystopian Laws Californians, are you ready for the twelve-hundred new progressive laws that take effect this year? Get ready because many of these new rules come with stiff penalties.  
  • Nextrush Unplugged: Saturday Night Version Trump.."Get Under The Bus Nigel"...Chemical Attack Hoax..

    11/30/2019 8:46:07 PM PST · by Nextrush · 20 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 11/30/2019 | Nextrush/Self
    "If We Make It Through December" and in December (December 12th) we will see an election in the UK and going into it Donald Trump spoke with Nigel Farage and the conversation heaping praise on Nigel and Boris Johnson and expressing fear of Jeremy Corbyn. "I'd like to see you and Boris get together cause you would really have some numbers..... "Nigel would you please get under the bus and let Boris Johnson win the election" And Nigel has obliged pulling his Brexit Party out of Conservative Party seats that the Tories won in the last election..... What is the...
  • VANITY - Does the US or the AMA Follow Directives Of/From the W.H.O.?

    11/21/2019 5:11:39 PM PST · by CaptainPhilFan · 10 replies
    11/21/19 | Phil's Fan
    I do SO apologize for another silly Vanity. I can't find this information after an hour of searching, and I know some Dear FReeper will. I'm involved in a discussion about the WHO and its directives on Vaccines and Parental Consent.
  • Polio Is Making A Comeback

    11/17/2019 4:05:09 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 29 replies
    npr ^ | 11/15/2019
    As the global effort to eradicate polio gets tantalizing close to its goal, the program is running in to new challenges. One of the biggest obstacles this year is the proliferation of so-called "vaccine-derived" polio outbreaks. Conventional polio caused by the traditional form of the disease is now only occurring in two countries in the world — Afghanistan and Pakistan. The World Health Organization calls this form "wild" polio and there've been roughly 100 cases so far this year. This is a tiny number compared to the 350,000 cases that occurred globally before the Global Polio Eradication Initiative was launched...
  • New Aborted Fetal Cell Line Emerges for Vaccine Production

    11/17/2019 12:08:53 PM PST · by Morgana · 20 replies
    Children of God for Life ^ | SEPT. 9, 2019 | Children of God for Life
    (Largo) Due to dwindling capacity for existing aborted fetal cell lines to self-replicate, scientists in China have developed a new aborted fetal cell line, WALVAX 2 that will be used for viral vaccine production. The existing cell lines, MRC-5 and WI-38 are currently used in MMR, Varicella, Hepatitis-A, Shingles, some rabies and some polio vaccines. WALVAX 2 is taken from the lung tissue of a 3 month gestation female who was ultimately selected from among 9 aborted babies. The scientists noted how they followed specific guidelines to mimic WI-38 and MRC-5 in selecting the aborted babies, ranging from 2-4 months...

    11/17/2019 11:55:53 AM PST · by Morgana · 4 replies
    The Irish Patriot ^ | Aug 12, 2016 | The Irish Patriot
    PHONE CALL TO MERCK ABOUT ABORTED FETAL USE IN VACCINES Merck is one of the largest manufacturers of vaccines in the world. Contact Merck - 800 444 2080 ***VIDEO IS 13:24 MINUTES LONG***
  • Ebola vaccine approved as second jab trialled

    11/13/2019 1:34:36 PM PST · by Valpal1 · 7 replies
    BBC ^ | 11/13/2019 | Tulip Mazumdar
    Prof Daniel Bausch, director of the UK Public Health Rapid Support Team, is one of the scientists leading the trial. He said there was "no contest" between the two vaccines, and both had their advantages and disadvantages. Merck's, which is given to those who come into direct and indirect contact with an Ebola patient, could be best used in the middle of an outbreak - while the J&J vaccine could be used to protect people not yet exposed to Ebola. Prof Bausch said: "The J&J vaccine is not ideally suited to an outbreak setting, primarily because it requires two doses...
  • “Sacrificial Virgins” – A Must-See Film About Young Girls Being Severely Damaged By HPV Gardasil...

    08/23/2019 2:15:59 AM PDT · by Morgana · 15 replies
    Collective Evolution ^ | April 3, 2018 | Arjun Walia
    FULL TITLE: “Sacrificial Virgins” – A Must-See Film About Young Girls Being Severely Damaged By HPV Gardasil Vaccines “I would never give my daughter, or my son the shot… This is a massive PR event by the company that makes Gardasil, and the same is the truth for the company that makes Cervarix… I think one needs to do a lot of research, and I think parents are in the best position to do that.” – Dr. Christopher Shaw – University of British Columbia This is a great point, and one that was further emphasized by Dr. Peter Gotzsche, co-founder...
  • Vaccines are not traffic lights: new explosive CA lawsuit

    06/20/2019 10:59:25 AM PDT · by RArtfulogerDodger · 23 replies
    campaign. r20. constant contact ^ | June 20, 2019 | Jon Rappoport
    Vaccines are not traffic lights: new explosive CA lawsuit By popular request, I am re-sending this important email to my subscribers. At the very top of this email you will now see "Here's the link to share this email... Click here." That is the web version of this email. You can use that link to share with others to get the word out. As I work with an IT team to get my NoMoreFakeNews blog back up and running on a new hosting provider (as a result of WordPress de-platforming me without specific reason and without forewarning), please spread the...
  • Anti-vaxxers lose minds after religious exemption bill gets pushed through

    06/14/2019 6:18:32 AM PDT · by FewsOrange · 92 replies
    NY Post ^ | June 13, 2019 | 6:13pm | By Bernadette Hogan and Chris Perez
    “And these are the religious people?!” The state Capitol turned into a chaotic scene Thursday as both houses of legislature — and eventually Gov. Cuomo — passed a bill that will end New York’s policy of allowing religious exemptions from vaccine requirements. Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz, the bill’s sponsor, got cursed out and flat-out threatened at one point by opponents of the legislation after it got passed and sent to the Senate floor. “We’ll be back for you Jeffrey!” shouted one man in Orthodox religious garb, who was fuming in the gallery with others, many of whom had children with them....
  • MAPPED: See which Texas districts and private schools have high vaccine exemption rates

    06/06/2019 4:32:44 PM PDT · by bgill · 10 replies
    kxan ^ | May 15, 2019 | Tulsi Kamath
    A national surge of measles cases has health officials concerned about possible widespread outbreaks of the highly infectious disease. As of May 3, there have been 764 cases of measles reported in the United States — the highest number of annual cases reported in 25 years. In Texas, there have been 15 cases of measles since the start of the year, according to the Texas Department of Health and Human Services. A new study released by the University of Texas at Austin Friday predicts 25 counties in the United States have a higher risk for a potential outbreak based on...
  • Trump ending fetal tissue research by federal scientists

    06/05/2019 10:19:56 AM PDT · by Monrose72 · 36 replies
    NBC ^ | 06-05-19 | Associated Press
    WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said Wednesday it is ending medical research by government scientists using human fetal tissue, a victory for abortion foes that comes despite impassioned pleas from scientists that some health problems can't be studied any other way. Research using fetal tissue that otherwise would be discarded has been funded by the government, under leadership of both political parties, for decades — and has led to life-saving advances including development of vaccines for rubella and rabies, and drugs for the HIV virus. Officials said government-sponsored research by universities will be allowed to continue, subject to additional scrutiny....
  • Vaccine Expert: False Information on Web Must Be Stopped

    05/23/2019 6:25:10 AM PDT · by BenLurkin · 27 replies
    voa ^ | May 22, 2019
    The head of an international vaccine group says that misunderstandings and false information about vaccines are spreading on the internet and should be stopped. Seth Berkley of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, spoke Tuesday to a gathering in Geneva, Switzerland, where the World Health Organization is meeting. Berkley said that false information “kills people.” He noted strong scientific evidence of the safety of vaccines. But, he said social media algorithms favor misinformation over facts. He added that such misinformation easily influences people who have not had a family member die from a preventable disease. Berkley said people must consider the belief...
  • Looking at the Vaccine Controversy Objectively

    05/20/2019 3:56:15 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 66 replies ^ | May 20, 2019 | Rachel Alexander
    The news headlines are full of articles about parents refusing vaccines for their children. Now some of those children are infecting others with measles and other contagious diseases. We’re in the middle of the worst measles outbreak in 25 years. But do these parents have valid concerns, that the vaccines could cause harmful side effects? The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that allergic reactions and other serious side effects of vaccines are “very rare.” Vaccines prevent hundreds of thousands of cases of a deadly disease — but it’s true that it may come at the expense of a smaller...
  • Poll: 77% of Americans believe kids should be vaccinated for measles even if parents object

    05/07/2019 1:33:06 PM PDT · by surroundedbyblue · 57 replies
    WTAE/Reuters ^ | 05/07/2019 | National Desk Staff (?)
    More than half of Americans polled recently were in favor of vaccinating children against measles, even if it meant going against the parents’ wishes. In a Reuters poll, more than 2,000 people were asked to give their opinions about getting vaccinated for the measles. Advertisement It’s all in relation to the outbreak, which has confirmed 764 cases so far, that’s sweeping the nation. Eighty-five percent of those polled completely agreed with vaccinating every single child unless there a medical reason not to, such as an allergy or otherwise life-threatening issue. Then 77% said children should get immunized even if the...
  • U.S. measles outbreak raises questions about immunity in adults

    04/29/2019 11:04:18 AM PDT · by Mariner · 97 replies
    Reuters ^ | April 29th, 2019 | By Julie Steenhuysen
    April 28 (Reuters) - Adults in the United States who were vaccinated against measles decades ago may need a new dose depending on when they received the shot and their exposure risk, according to public health experts battling the nation's largest outbreak since the virus was deemed eliminated in 2000. Up to 10 percent of the 695 confirmed measles cases in the current outbreak occurred in people who received one or two doses of the vaccine, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The figure illustrates what can happen when a large number of individuals, even those...
  • Measles quarantine issued at two California universities

    04/26/2019 7:41:22 AM PDT · by bgill · 48 replies
    CNN ^ | Apr. 26, 2019 | Wayne Drash
    A measles quarantine was ordered Thursday at two public universities in Los Angeles in an effort to try to prevent the spread of the highly contagious disease. The order was issued at UCLA and Cal State LA for students and staff exposed to a confirmed case of measles and who cannot prove they have been vaccinated against the highly contagious disease. Those students and university employees, numbering more than 100, were being ordered to stay home, avoid contact with others and notify public health officials if they develop symptoms... The news comes at a time when measles cases in the...
  • What About the Shingles Vaccine? (Vanity)

    04/10/2019 3:17:10 PM PDT · by Jacquerie · 86 replies
    April 10th 2019 | Rodney Dodsworth
    There’s no shortage of anti-vaxxer’s at FR. I was wondering what their opinion is of taking a vaccine for an old-folks malady?
  • New York officials warn parents to stop holding 'measles parties' amid latest outbreak

    04/10/2019 9:06:28 AM PDT · by C19fan · 18 replies
    The Hill ^ | April 9, 2019 | Michael Burke
    New York City Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot on Tuesday warned parents in the city not to hold so-called "measles parties" as officials work to counter an outbreak of the disease. Barbot warned that some parents have had "measles parties" to have their children infected with the disease in an effort to immunize them naturally, rather than through a vaccination, according to BuzzFeed News. "We are concerned about families having measles parties," Barbot said at a news conference, according to Fox News.
  • Pontifical Academy for Life Reportedly Changes Vaccine Advice

    03/26/2019 6:06:14 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 5 replies
    Says using vaccines made from cell lines derived from aborted children "does not signify some sort of cooperation in voluntary abortion,” a change from its 2005 position The Pontifical Academy for Life has encouraged parents to have their children vaccinated. A statement from the Pontifical Academy—released in July 2017 but only now made public—appears to take a very different tone from a statement issued by the same Vatican office in 2005. In the 2005 statement, the Pontifical Academy for Life noted that many vaccines use cell lines derived from aborted children. Despite the potential benefits of using these vaccines, the...