Interesting series of blog posts about vaccination safety and parental decisions about vaccinating this week on the Australian blog "The Conversation". Mindful vaccinators may be interested: http://theconversation.edu.au/preaching-to-the-unconverted-immunisation-risks-and-public-health-11007
Mother of two living in UK. Daughter (2007) born in USA, son (2010) born here. I'm pro natural birth, midwife care, breastfeeding, co-sleeping, baby wearing and a keen advocate of cloth diapering. I'm a full time working research scientist (physical sciences) and I'm pro-vaccine.
I though the article was meh -it had a few stereotypes and a few good points...but I thought the comments were excellent! I enjoy reading about ethics, and the whole "should one person be asked to bear the burden so many will be healthy" was quite interesting.
There is a battle of two wolves inside us. One is good and the other is evil. The wolf that wins is the one you feed.
Book and herb loving mama to 1 preteen and 2 teens (when did that happen?). We travel, go to school, homeschool, live rurally, eat our veggies, spend too much time...
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