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#1 of 5 Old 01-09-2009, 10:38 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Did anyone catch the show last night about the boy that died from having measles. The mom in the show had a son that had autism so she didnt vacc her other two boys. The boy with the measles ended up dying, that day. How unrealistic, and very biased. I am glad the topic is being brought into light, but please....

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I saw the first five minutes of it just now and that was all I could take. It seemed like an ad for the AAP and CDC with the characters quoting how they say there is no link between vaccines and autism. No, that's just a conspiracy theory because those organizations are infallible and the only thing vaccines do is save lives!

I don't know how you managed to make it through the entire episode.
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I've never seen the show and after reading about this I don't care to. :
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The lead character is an OB and her take on childbirth makes the show pretty much unwatchable for me... I'm SO glad I didn't catch this episode or I think my head would have exploded.

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There are several threads in our TV forum on this. Please feel free to join in one of those existing threads since that is where these discussions are hosted.
http://www.mothering.com/discussions...play.php?f=297
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