Does this make you mad? - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 3 Old 07-31-2003, 10:19 PM - Thread Starter
 
nemom2boys's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: nebraska
Posts: 35
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmp...es_doubters_dc

This article really ticked me off, especially this line:

"But vaccine advocates worry that parents do not understand the risks. "We can respect some choices, such as smoking," said Lynn Frank, chief of public health services in Montgomery County, Maryland. "But I cannot really respect choices that will lead to the death of a child."

Huh? Oh, ok, second hand smoke doesn't harm children. Got it.
nemom2boys is offline  
#2 of 3 Old 07-31-2003, 10:49 PM
 
Jazmommie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Newburgh,Indiana
Posts: 1,424
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Gave them my .02--

Replied to others comments on that site.

Wow -what people believe!

::
momma to 4
Jazmommie is offline  
#3 of 3 Old 08-01-2003, 03:38 AM
 
Mommy To Baby Roni's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Sin City
Posts: 1,216
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
In the Netherlands, 3,000 cases of measles and three deaths were reported in 2000 after a small group of children at one school were not vaccinated for religious reasons and many became infected.
If vaccination provides protection and the non-vaxed group was "small", then how did it result in 3,000 cases?:

Quote:
"I live in Seattle -- we have a lot of that going on,"..."They are living an alternative lifestyle."
I've never come so close to feeling like a homosexual in San Francisco, back in the 80's, being blamed for AIDS.:
Mommy To Baby Roni is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off