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Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Today, 09:15 PM
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Posted By Turquesa
Medical Research Stakeholders Seek to Overturn Informed Consent Protections

I'm a big fan of AHRP and just learned a lot tonight from reading one of their articles. It sort of puts 'ol Artie Caplan and his cohorts into perspective. ...
Forum: Vaccinations   Today, 07:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 97
Posted By Turquesa
Fear du Jour: Unvaccinated NYC Cabbies

Here comes the adult vaccine marketing machine! http://nypost.com/2015/04/19/taxi-flu-epidemic-most-cabbies-are-not-vaccinated/

Reality check: If you're afraid that your vaccines will stop...
Forum: Vaccinations   Today, 11:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 921
Posted By Turquesa
If you end up in B.C., just remember that you'll...

If you end up in B.C., just remember that you'll have to wear a mask to visit an infirm loved one. Perry Kendall lost the argument ...
Forum: Vaccinations   Today, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 236
Posted By Turquesa
But the puppet looks so cute! Elmo doesn't...

But the puppet looks so cute!

Elmo doesn't look bad, either.

:wink
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Today, 07:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 323
Posted By Turquesa
They've never heard of zoonosis--e.g. Black...

They've never heard of zoonosis--e.g. Black Plague, West Nile? :scratch
Forum: Fitness and Weight Management   Today, 06:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 431
Posted By Turquesa
After weighing in at a 1.8 loss, (6.2 lost...

After weighing in at a 1.8 loss, (6.2 lost total), I blew it yesterday on some cookies. My penance is to get back on the program like it never happened. A relative told me that it's inspirational...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 09:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 159
Posted By Turquesa
Merck Campaign Contributions

U.S. mamas, just for "fun," look up your state.

http://fearlessparent.org/what-about-the-immunocompromised/

This just in. Merck owns Texas. :eyesroll
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 09:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 337
Posted By Turquesa
I edited my first post because I was wrong about...

I edited my first post because I was wrong about the article being written by a former drug company researcher. The anonymous team of authors interviewed her and then footnoted her credentials,...
Forum: The Mindful Home   Yesterday, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 102
Posted By Turquesa
Cleaning Service

To hell with the chore charts. I'm hiring a cleaning service.

What should I look for in a good cleaning service? What sorts of questions should I ask? What can I expect?

Is it true that...
Forum: Washington, Oregon, Idaho   Yesterday, 07:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 70
Posted By Turquesa
Crap! Why is all of the good stuff on...

Crap! Why is all of the good stuff on weeknights?? Let me know how it goes. We've got some great questions brewing in the vax forum right now. :)
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 07:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 921
Posted By Turquesa
I may be joining you in Canada soon, although the...

I may be joining you in Canada soon, although the Canadians here already warned me to avoid Vancouver. :lol
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 07:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 337
Posted By Turquesa
If the article has one flaw, it's the failure to...

If the article has one flaw, it's the failure to include information about vaccine failure. The mumps, pertussis, influenza (both vaccine-targeted and not), and chicken pox cases floating so...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 06:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 331
Posted By Turquesa
Thanks, MFQ. I look forward to hearing your...

Thanks, MFQ. I look forward to hearing your thoughts.

Another thing that I had in mind with this thread was the federal government's stated intention to infiltrate faith groups in order to...
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 06:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 337
Posted By Turquesa
Oops. :shy Added the link.

Oops. :shy Added the link.
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 06:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 337
Posted By Turquesa
There were some cancer survivors and other...

There were some cancer survivors and other immunocompromised people speaking out against SB277. So yes, I suspect there are a good many who are tired of getting misrepresented and exploited as human...
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 05:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 337
Posted By Turquesa
"But what about the immunocompromised?"

Here is a wonderful article tackling the difficult question of the immunocompromised. I thought it would be a great springboard for discussion.
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Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 05:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 102
Posted By Turquesa
6 Pakastani Children Dead from Measles Vaccine

I have a theory that while most kids in the English-speaking world experience relatively rare vaccine reactions, all of the crap-vaxes get sent to abroad to more marginalized populations. (Think...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 05:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 112
Posted By Turquesa
A Small Minority?

News media outlets keep saying that a "small minority" of Californians oppose coercive SB277, and they editorialize that policy-makers should not cater to this "small minority."

Uh-oh. I...
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 04:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 921
Posted By Turquesa
So forgive my ignorance, but if vaccines aren't...

So forgive my ignorance, but if vaccines aren't required for school in Australia, for what purpose would people be filing religious exemptions? Social services?

Also, how the hell do these things...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   04-18-2015, 10:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 331
Posted By Turquesa
The Role of Your Faith Community

This is a thread for people of faith who post here.

My Focus on the Family (http://www.mothering.com/forum/443-i-m-not-vaccinating/1500426-focus-family-print.html) thread got me thinking more...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-18-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 485
Posted By Turquesa
It did not work for up to 82% of health care...

It did not work for up to 82% of health care workers. So under duress, they accepted a medical intervention comprised of all risks, no benefits, and most certainly no herd immunity. To impose...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-18-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 485
Posted By Turquesa
I can't find the primary source, (why is the CDC...

I can't find the primary source, (why is the CDC site so hard to navigate?), but the CDC did upgrade its findings to conclude that this year's vaccine was only 18% effective.
Forum: Vaccinations   04-18-2015, 04:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 485
Posted By Turquesa
I'm not sure what good the masks would do when...

I'm not sure what good the masks would do when the whole flu-shot policy is anti-science in the first place. ...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   04-17-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 800
Posted By Turquesa
When I learned about how front-groupish NAMI was,...

When I learned about how front-groupish NAMI was, I dropped my involvement in it. It's sad because it didn't used to be that way.

Here's an interesting bit from Samaxtic's link:



So there...
Forum: Vaccinations   04-17-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 990
Posted By Turquesa
The study design is actually pretty impressive. ...

The study design is actually pretty impressive. They had pretty much every kid in Denmark to examine with that national database. To get an accurate picture, we'd need to run the numbers without...
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