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Forum: Vaccinations   Today, 07:27 AM
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Posted By kathymuggle
Completely agree. I think non-vaxxers...

Completely agree.


I think non-vaxxers have shied away from telling their stories for years, for fear of screeches of "anecdata!" I think we need to stop letting pro-vaxxers define the playing...
Forum: Vaccinations   Today, 06:40 AM
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Posted By kathymuggle
It was a good interview. It is about time...

It was a good interview. It is about time someone who is non-vax interviewed a fellow non-vaxxer. V4V does it all the time. I suspect it is effective.
Forum: Vaccinations   Today, 06:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 420
Posted By kathymuggle
I thought that as well. ...

I thought that as well.

http://www.mothering.com/forum/17507-vaccinating-schedule/1403594-anti-vax-pro-vax-natural-parenting-perspective.html

"I don't tend to bring it up, either. But when...
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 11:05 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 978
Posted By kathymuggle
Ditto. Thus far we have nada from any...

Ditto. Thus far we have nada from any mainstreams news sources or skeptic sites. If anyone finds anything, please post.
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 07:33 AM
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Posted By kathymuggle
which vaccine did the child have? I am assuming...

which vaccine did the child have? I am assuming it is rotavirus, which sheds through the stool.

Wash your hands well, use your own towel or mat for changings and do not allow others to change...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-19-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 420
Posted By kathymuggle
On diagnostic substitution: "Our findings...

On diagnostic substitution:

"Our findings are consistent with a recent study using data from California by Hertz-Picciotto and Delwiche which found that changes in diagnostic criteria may account...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-19-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 420
Posted By kathymuggle
Smart-aleck.:duck Words in mouths and all that. ...

Smart-aleck.:duck Words in mouths and all that.

In any event, you got it backwards.

I believe that autism rates have risen faster than mental retardation rates have dropped.

1/2 of all...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-19-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 420
Posted By kathymuggle
Of course it matters what you think. If it...

Of course it matters what you think. If it doesn't, then why are you here? If it is just to share information, that is fine, although analysis and experience make what we share deeper. Even the...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-19-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 420
Posted By kathymuggle
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-6KxKpV0gOQ0/UbYPphuYALI/...

http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-6KxKpV0gOQ0/UbYPphuYALI/AAAAAAAAPcg/CQ_BKFPHX0w/s1600/Autism+Chart.jpgThe abstract said this:

"Burden was calculated in terms of years lived with disability (YLDs) and...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-19-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 420
Posted By kathymuggle
I spent a minute going over the article and...

I spent a minute going over the article and something struck me as fishy.

Are they really trying to say that autism numbers in Australia have not increased since 1990? That certainly does not...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-19-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 420
Posted By kathymuggle
What do you think, tea? Has the number of people...

What do you think, tea? Has the number of people with autism in your community increased, based on your observation?

Please give your age and experience with children.

I will.

I am 42 yrs...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-19-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 420
Posted By kathymuggle
Exactly. Everyone I know who works with...

Exactly.

Everyone I know who works with children knows that the number of autistic children (not just "diagnosis") has risen in the last 20 years. I wonder how long they can sing this tune. So...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-18-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 346
Posted By kathymuggle
When you are trying to sort it out, keep in mind...

When you are trying to sort it out, keep in mind a few things:

1. if you are looking at reaction rates, figure out if that is per series or per dose. It is typically per dose. Thus, if a...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-18-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 978
Posted By kathymuggle
In case people prefer an article: ...

In case people prefer an article:
...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-17-2014, 08:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 267
Posted By kathymuggle
Thanks for starting this thread. I don't...

Thanks for starting this thread.

I don't really like the phrase "causation is not correlation." Oh, I doubt deny it is true, but it is very simplistic and often used as a conversation end point,...
Forum: Preteens and Teens   08-16-2014, 11:35 AM
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Views: 453
Posted By kathymuggle
Nope.

Nope.
Forum: Vaccinations   08-15-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 553
Posted By kathymuggle
I am sorting of wondering whether the quiz is off...

I am sorting of wondering whether the quiz is off and rigged somewhat towards lower left quandrant, or whether we really just do have a lot in common on this site, but I am not sure.
Forum: Vaccinations   08-14-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,563
Posted By kathymuggle
Having fun, tadamsmar? There is a long...

Having fun, tadamsmar?

There is a long history of people taking quotes from MDC, putting them on other sites and mocking them heavily. On the vaccine forums, it almost exclusively happens to...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-13-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 890
Posted By kathymuggle
It is evidence the idea is on the table.

It is evidence the idea is on the table.
Forum: Vaccinations   08-13-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 890
Posted By kathymuggle
Did I say vaccines were worthless? I did not. ...

Did I say vaccines were worthless? I did not.

However, when a drug efficacy is low, you need to weigh efficacy more closely againsts its risks and benefits.

Imagine they have found a cure for...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-13-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 890
Posted By kathymuggle
Now you have: ...

Now you have:

http://www.theguardian.com/society/2013/jul/04/rise-mumps-waning-immunity-mmr-vaccine

"Government advisers on vaccination have been monitoring the mumps part of the vaccine for...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-13-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 890
Posted By kathymuggle
That would only hold true if an operation (in...

That would only hold true if an operation (in this case - a vaccine) has no negative side effects. If the vaccine is 100% safe, then even very, very low efficacy would not change whether a vaccine...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-13-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 890
Posted By kathymuggle
If you look at the parent hand-out for mumps, the...

If you look at the parent hand-out for mumps, the VIS, it does not mention effectiveness at all! If you google "how effective is MMR?" the CDC says this:

"How effective is MMR vaccine?

"More...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-13-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 890
Posted By kathymuggle
I don't think so - but I could be wrong. To...

I don't think so - but I could be wrong.

To a small degree, I think measles is mentioned more often because more people are scared of it than mumps (save for post pubescent males)

To a much...
Forum: Vaccinations   08-13-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 345
Posted By kathymuggle
Where people draw a line with pharmaceutical...

Where people draw a line with pharmaceutical usage is an interesting question. In order for me to consider a pharmaceutical, there has to be a current need. I will also add that I am more...
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