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Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Today, 04:36 AM
Replies: 6
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Posted By Crazybean
Heartbreaking, I can't imagine.. keeping them in...

Heartbreaking, I can't imagine.. keeping them in my thoughts and prayers.
Forum: The Childhood Years   03-27-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 105
Posted By Crazybean
bumping... I did a search and found this thread. ...

bumping... I did a search and found this thread. My son was diagnosed with ADHD due to school issues. Anyway, I ALWAYS try to go the natural route first so when his pedi immediately gave me a...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-23-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 352
Posted By Crazybean
Yes, you are right- I agree. However to "solve"...

Yes, you are right- I agree. However to "solve" a problem wouldn't be profitable. By keeping the headlines going, they will create even more fear and try to pass more legislation here and inject...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-21-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,256
Posted By Crazybean
You are not alone in keeping quiet.. and I too...

You are not alone in keeping quiet.. and I too felt like a coward at times. Although I won't say where I've worked, I can say that I was directly in the lion's den for many years. It was a very...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-19-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,256
Posted By Crazybean
I agree! The world is different now so I can see...

I agree! The world is different now so I can see my kids asking their future dates.. but when I was dating, I don't remember any crazy "outbreaks" during that time to spur a conversation.. I wasn't...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-19-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,256
Posted By Crazybean
Pregnancy is what got me started... my 1st...

Pregnancy is what got me started... my 1st pregnancy was not exactly "planned" at that time but was welcome. Anyway, I wanted the best for my baby since I was not prepared or taking vitamins...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-18-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 548
Posted By Crazybean
What is everyone basing their info on? School...

What is everyone basing their info on? School rates? I looked up the Kindergarten rate for my county and it is about 92.5% with only 1.2% having a religious exemption (either medical or religious...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-16-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 220
Posted By Crazybean
This article just shows another example of the...

This article just shows another example of the same battle- sigh... I agree though, where are the mass amounts of disease here? I'd love to see a study on this population- overall childhood disease...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-11-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,387
Posted By Crazybean
I am simply amazed at the thought process... I...

I am simply amazed at the thought process... I too would wash anything I bought- used or new before it landed on my child.. I guess the factory chemicals are better as are the sweatshop workers that...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-11-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Crazybean
Do you know, or does anyone know, what happened...

Do you know, or does anyone know, what happened to those who already had a religious exemption? I was under the impression that once you have one, it does not "expire" so you do not need to get a...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-10-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Crazybean
Hmmm so then it sounds like it will be a battle...

Hmmm so then it sounds like it will be a battle of defining the word "religion" and who/what we are allowed to believe in..
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-10-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 480
Posted By Crazybean
So if they put in these new measures, how exactly...

So if they put in these new measures, how exactly will this lower the rate of exemptions? They want parents to jump through more hoops and explain their beliefs along with proof they had counseling...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-07-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 610
Posted By Crazybean
Yup they do recommend these things but what sets...

Yup they do recommend these things but what sets me off is then they turn around and prescribe prenatal vitamins with food coloring in them... or with a high lead content.. drives me NUTS...
Forum: Vaccinations   03-04-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 702
Posted By Crazybean
Yup. I agree. Some people chose to stay home...

Yup. I agree. Some people chose to stay home and make their finances work because that is their choice. I wish that was me but it isn't.. I chose to change my life to be able to have the "luxury" ...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   03-02-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By Crazybean
Me too.. I still remember my son's first visit....

Me too.. I still remember my son's first visit. The more he talked, the more I knew he was making stuff up and trying to scare me into it. I do not like to be bullied into anything so I put my guard...
Forum: April 2015 Due Date Club   02-27-2015, 03:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 153
Posted By Crazybean
I failed the 1 hr and failed the 3 hr test and...

I failed the 1 hr and failed the 3 hr test and had a vaginal delivery with my oldest. I was considered "high risk" because of GD so I was unable to have a homebirth. I was able to follow a diabetic...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-27-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 180
Posted By Crazybean
What frustrates me about this is that when she...

What frustrates me about this is that when she questioned the ME, he flat out said no.. how does he know? He says it was SIDS.. okay-- so what was the root cause? Red flags always go up when they...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-24-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 171
Posted By Crazybean
Doctor who spoke out gets investigated

Well, this is sad. So much for free speech.. this is why no one speaks out- they are targeted.

http://www.cnn.com/2015/02/05/health/anti-vaccine-doctor-jack-wolfson/
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-24-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 316
Posted By Crazybean
I wish I could say the same.. mine watch TV--...

I wish I could say the same.. mine watch TV-- educational things when they were little (planet ocean ect..) old stuff I grew up with now because oh well, I love my Looney Tunes. They don't beg for...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-24-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 316
Posted By Crazybean
Ya know..I've always hated being the center of...

Ya know..I've always hated being the center of attention and turn bright red anytime I'm put in the spotlight. He essentially insulted her parenting via my parenting. In the back of my mind- I did...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-24-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 316
Posted By Crazybean
I love this.. us too. I save some of my...

I love this.. us too. I save some of my children's comments in a journal so I'm sharing a story... about a year ago, we were in the grocery store and my son saw a little girl around his age hanging...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-23-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 94
Posted By Crazybean
He makes such great points... Here, we are...

He makes such great points...
Here, we are always outside. We NEVER see our neighbors- they go from their garage to work/school and back into their garage-- not sure how they get the mail because I...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-21-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 316
Posted By Crazybean
My son is also 8. I told him probably around age...

My son is also 8. I told him probably around age 4 or so that we don't eat or inject or put "chemicals" in/on our body. Like I said in a different post, it was easiest to group everything into a...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-19-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 70
Posted By Crazybean
I'm all for education.. heck, I will be whipping...

I'm all for education.. heck, I will be whipping out some graphic STD pictures when it is time for the talk :wink: As far as HPV vaccine talk, I guess that will come when I explain our beliefs about...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-19-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 70
Posted By Crazybean
Uhh.. did you see the proposed legislation on the NVIC site?

There is something going on (vaccine wise) everywhere! Yes, some states are discussing exemptions but other states are asking for other things like no parental consent for HPV vaccines (this one...
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