Originally Posted by teacozy
Should the media stop giving "false balance" on vaccines?
Not necessarily, but I do think they should make clear the backgrounds of the opinion-havers (on both sides).
People with cystic fibrosis are more susceptible to respiratory disease. ( http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10431168 ) I think that's a factor that can't be ignored in this study, although it seems to have been.
Originally Posted by Katie8681
The issue of how smallpox is transmitted is up for debate? Really?
Apparently it's also up for debate whether it was a serious disease or not.
By the way, "copy...
Originally Posted by Mirzam
Are we going to play my study is better than your study, teacozy?
Well, if we're going to, I'd say a study with a sample size of 3748 is "better" than one with a sample size of...