• Vaccine Phobia?>
    Be Well

    Vaccine Phobia

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    There is absolutely no scientific support for the notion that vaccines cause autism. But all sorts of unfounded rumors about vaccines abound, especially on the Internet. Don't believe the hype.

  • Should Schools Require Vaccines??>
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    Should Schools Require Vaccines?

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Bioethicist Jodi Halpern, MD, PhD, a professor at the University of California, Berkeley–University of California, San Francisco Joint Medical Program, weighs in on the question of whether it's ethical to allow unvaccinated children into public schools.

  • The Shot No Child Should Get?>

    The Shot No Child Should Get

    by Amanda Z. Naprawa

    As a society we take a multitude of measures to protect our children against undue threats, from vaccination to car seats to bans on cigarette sales to minors. Why isn't the same true of guns?