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Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 10:54 PM
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Posted By Turquesa
Monovalent vaccines are no longer manufactured,...

Monovalent vaccines are no longer manufactured, at least not here, so it's just MMR in the U.S.
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 10:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 210
Posted By Turquesa
I'm not sure where you got judge-other-parents,...

I'm not sure where you got judge-other-parents, at least from this thread. We've so far been discussing pro-vax extremism from physicians, politicians, and the Internet troll/blogger/"skeptic"...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 07:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 210
Posted By Turquesa
This is the root of all group-think. And the...

This is the root of all group-think. And the top-tier manipulators know it. It scares the crap out of me, to be honest.
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 07:30 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 747
Posted By Turquesa
Amy Goodman on Democracy Now rightly corrected...

Amy Goodman on Democracy Now rightly corrected Paul Offit on this issue. He was pulling his usual science-is-settled-so-shut-up line, and she replied that the issue was a lot more than scientific. ...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 07:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 210
Posted By Turquesa
From the link: This calls to...

From the link:




This calls to mind my thread about the American Medical Association ...
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 12:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 307
Posted By Turquesa
It's all a big blame shifting ploy. "It's...

It's all a big blame shifting ploy.

"It's YOUR fault that I drink too much. You drive me to drink."
"You MADE me get in the fender bender by distracting me."
"I wouldn't have lost my temper...
Forum: Vaccinations   Yesterday, 12:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 307
Posted By Turquesa
:clap:bow

:clap:bow
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   Yesterday, 08:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 210
Posted By Turquesa
NM. I can't find any non-UAV wording to express...

NM. I can't find any non-UAV wording to express it . . . :lol
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-25-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 210
Posted By Turquesa
Narcissism

An interesting take on things. http://guggiedaly.blogspot.com/2015/02/9-signs-youre-debating-with-pro-vaccine.html
Forum: Vaccinations   02-25-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 708
Posted By Turquesa
Why?

Why?
Forum: Vaccinations   02-25-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 307
Posted By Turquesa
I was discussing this issue with teacozy, but I...

I was discussing this issue with teacozy, but I don't remember the thread. She believes that the death rate in the 1950s may have actually been higher than 1/1000 because of inaccurate death...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-25-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 708
Posted By Turquesa
It's moot, m'dear. They'll use unsuspecting test...

It's moot, m'dear. They'll use unsuspecting test subjects in developing countries. http://164.100.47.5/newcommittee/reports/EnglishCommittees/Committee%20on%20Health%20and%20Family%20Welfare/72.pdf
Forum: Vaccinations   02-25-2015, 12:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 307
Posted By Turquesa
I can tackle the first question with more clarity...

I can tackle the first question with more clarity than the second.

1. The official line is that there is a 1 in 1000 mortality rate. This gack-awful episode of ER...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-25-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 747
Posted By Turquesa
Yes. Yes, we have. :)

Yes. Yes, we have. :)
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-25-2015, 08:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 158
Posted By Turquesa
Taking away exemption rights is a vaccine...

Taking away exemption rights is a vaccine manufacturer's wet dream. :censored
Forum: Vaccinations   02-25-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 2,626
Posted By Turquesa
Once again, would you kindly explain to me how I...

Once again, would you kindly explain to me how I could be actively vaccinating my children AND a member of the "anti-vaccination movement?" I swear those quoted 1.5 words need to go between Dr. Evil...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-25-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 2,626
Posted By Turquesa
How well is that monitoring system working when...

How well is that monitoring system working when people have to go to great, sacrificial lengths to "monitor?" http://blog.whistleblowersattorneys.com/whistleblower-news-update-june-13-2013/

Maybe...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-24-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 44
Posted By Turquesa
Politics

It's interesting that news media is trying to portray the U.S. presidential candidates as "divided" on the vaccine issue. Except for Carson, none of them have come out in favor of banning...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-24-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 182
Posted By Turquesa
"Don't Blame Parents for Vaccine Resistance. Blame Mothers."

Thoughts?

http://www.slate.com/articles/double_x/doublex/2015/02/women_and_vaccine_resistance_mothers_make_health_care_decisions_for_their.html
Forum: Vaccinations   02-24-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 2,626
Posted By Turquesa
There was actually a movement a few years ago to...

There was actually a movement a few years ago to pass a law in the U.S. requiring all taxpayer-funded research to be made public. I was naively shocked to learn that it wasn't already. I'm not sure...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-24-2015, 09:36 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 468
Posted By Turquesa
Thanks for clarifying. What is the MMR...

Thanks for clarifying. What is the MMR vaccination uptake rate in Germany?
Forum: Vaccinations   02-24-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 468
Posted By Turquesa
Apfelstrudel I found something from the link that...

Apfelstrudel I found something from the link that I posted earlier. It looks like measles vaccines aren't funded by the government? http://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/germany_statistics.html

If...
Forum: I'm Not Vaccinating   02-24-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 83
Posted By Turquesa
Senator Wants Medical Choice . . . For Herself

I'm a little behind on what "goes viral." Did anyone catch this? This Senator sponsored the bill to abolish non-medical exemptions in Oregon and reportedly spent almost the entire hearing with her...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-23-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 138
Posted By Turquesa
I know that at least where I've lived, you CAN...

I know that at least where I've lived, you CAN enroll a child in school who's behind on vaccines so long as you update school records with regular progress on following the Catch-Up schedule. (It...
Forum: Vaccinations   02-23-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 2,626
Posted By Turquesa
Thanks for clarifying. Credentials are...

Thanks for clarifying.

Credentials are definitely part of the picture. But they don't stand on their own as grounds to accept or dismiss an argument, be it pro-vax or vax-critic.

The...
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