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Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 06:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 186
Posted By Turquesa
HPV Whack-A-Mole

Who wants a ride on the serotype replacement wagon?

How much HPV have we ended up preventing? How much cancer?

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/women-who-received-hpv-vaccine-may-need-another-shot/
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 12:36 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 926
Posted By Turquesa
Because fetuses cannot spread flu or pertussis to...

Because fetuses cannot spread flu or pertussis to others. Because fetuses aren't playing in soil and needing a tetanus shot. Because some of us demand a higher standard of evidence before we are ...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 10:23 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 880
Posted By Turquesa
Texas is updated.

Texas is updated.
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 10:10 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 926
Posted By Turquesa
In other words, they shouldn't have any with...

In other words, they shouldn't have any with vaccines?

Don't answer that. I don't want to ensnare you in an MDC UA.

I just find this protective bubble around vaccines fascinating. They're ...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 10:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 265
Posted By Turquesa
There's also a third bad bill, SB 1114, to force...

There's also a third bad bill, SB 1114, to force vaccine compliance on teachers.

I'm not sure what its fate will be, but yesterday in Committee, it got a good 'ol Texas ass-whoopin.' :grin: ...
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 08:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 504
Posted By Turquesa
http://www.vaccinatecalifornia.org/talking_points...

http://www.vaccinatecalifornia.org/talking_points



You can also check out Pan's Facebook page. That claim is ubiquitous there.
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 08:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 504
Posted By Turquesa
The trouble is that there's no evidence of it...

The trouble is that there's no evidence of it actually working, i.e. getting unvaccinated or "under-vaccinated" kids vaccinated. No promoter of these bills has taken the time to research how many...
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 08:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 306
Posted By Turquesa
As bitchy as it sounds, yes, it's part of an...

As bitchy as it sounds, yes, it's part of an entitlement complex.

Realistic, science-minded parents know that their medically fragile children are in danger in a classroom setting, with or...
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 08:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 715
Posted By Turquesa
http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/news/2014/09/do...

http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/news/2014/09/don-t-get-stuck-with-expired-flu-vaccine/index.htm



Bolding mine. Flu vaccines don't have a long life.
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   04-23-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,484
Posted By Turquesa
California legislators have made their position...

California legislators have made their position clear. Having children up-to-date on Hepatitis B vaccination--even while they have no quantifiable risk of catching the disease--is more important...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   04-23-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,484
Posted By Turquesa
This interview got Sen. Block squirming. ...

This interview got Sen. Block squirming. http://www.sandiego6.com/news/sd6-in-the-morning/Calif-vaccine-bill-Why-some-support-it-301084811.html

Here's the companion story:...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-23-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 926
Posted By Turquesa
I'm not concerned about the contraindicated...

I'm not concerned about the contraindicated vaccines. I'm pretty confident that women could get out of MMR shots, for example. My concerns are with those that are "officially" recommended to...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-23-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 926
Posted By Turquesa
Can you provide evidence of pregnant nurses being...

Can you provide evidence of pregnant nurses being allowed to get a medical exemption from employer-mandated flu shots? I finally found the Texas bill and see no such provision. ...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   04-23-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,484
Posted By Turquesa
Totally. Frankly, I could use that kind of...

Totally. Frankly, I could use that kind of support now! :flipped
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   04-23-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,484
Posted By Turquesa
It was fortunately amended to "allow"...

It was fortunately amended to "allow" Californians their Constitutional right to peaceful assembly. They didn't word it that way, but homeschoolers would no longer be forbidden to congregate. How...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-23-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 504
Posted By Turquesa
I found another one....

I found another one. (http://sd06.senate.ca.gov/news/2015-02-19-senate-bill-277-introduced-end-california%E2%80%99s-vaccine-exemption-loophole) This one is a huge whopper.

Um, no. California...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-23-2015, 11:36 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 926
Posted By Turquesa
I'll clarify the vaccines when I find a link to...

I'll clarify the vaccines when I find a link to the bill.

MDC has a long history of dissent against court-ordered cesareans and other coercive medical interventions on pregnant and laboring women....
Forum: Vaccinations   04-23-2015, 08:48 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 926
Posted By Turquesa
Vaccine Requirements for Pregnant Women

A Texas committee is hearing a bill this morning to require vaccination for school employees. Should pregnant school employees have to submit to this law, or would you consider it a violation of...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-23-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 715
Posted By Turquesa
I don't know how close the HPV vials were to...

I don't know how close the HPV vials were to expiration, but how many Laotians do you think befitted from a late-springtime flu shot before those vaccines ended up either properly (and expensively)...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-23-2015, 07:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 504
Posted By Turquesa
And the Personal Beliefs Exemption is a right and...

And the Personal Beliefs Exemption is a right and legal construct recognized by California statute. :thumb But I won't pursue that matter.

Any time that a case is made for an unjust law--and...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-23-2015, 07:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 715
Posted By Turquesa
The day the donors take on the disposal burden is...

The day the donors take on the disposal burden is the day that I'll believe their donation is out of benevolence. Unless these underfunded medical clinic can afford incineration or another proper...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-23-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 504
Posted By Turquesa
I'm going by this definition....

I'm going by this definition. (http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/blackmail)





I appreciate your honesty, though. Proponents of this bill are all over social media claiming that this...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-22-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 504
Posted By Turquesa
Myths and Rhetoric

Let's clear up a couple of matters here because it's been a busy week for misinformation.

1. Legislation that takes away non-medical exemptions is about forced vaccination. It uses blackmail by...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   04-22-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,484
Posted By Turquesa
In peaceful protest, parents placed roses in...

In peaceful protest, parents placed roses in front of Senator De Leon's office, one for each vaccine-injured child. The security guard was moved to tears.

Don't ever give up. Keep fighting...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   04-22-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,484
Posted By Turquesa
I homeschool, and it's really rewarding. But...

I homeschool, and it's really rewarding. But it's something to be taken on when you know what you're taking on, not when you have to face it in order to avoid coercive medical interventions. My...
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