Our Attempt at a Natural Birth at a Hospital

After reading up and watching documentaries on the increasing interventions in childbirth across the world and specifically in the United States, my wife and I were determined to have a natural birth for our first child. We were looking forward to all the benefits of going au naturale including: Most…

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Is Vaccine Shedding Real?

Washington, D.C., March 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Physicians and public health officials know that recently vaccinated individuals can spread disease and that contact with the immunocompromised can be especially dangerous.  For example,the Johns Hopkins Patient Guide warns the immunocompromised to “Avoid contact with children who are recently vaccinated,” and…

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This Amazing Lamp Brings Nature Anywhere

Our modern lives are often stuck in dark, cramped, unappealing spaces. Even when the weather’s nice outside, we’re forced to exist in dumps like Joe’s workplace from Joe Versus the Volcano: A company from Italy wants to put that depressing situation to rest. There’s an innovative new light technology that’s…

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Public Health Officials Know: Recently Vaccinated Individuals Spread Disease

Washington, D.C., March 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Physicians and public health officials know that recently vaccinated individuals can spread disease and that contact with the immunocompromised can be especially dangerous. For example, the Johns Hopkins Patient Guide warns the immunocompromised to “Avoid contact with children who are recently vaccinated,”…

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Vaccines and Infant Mortality Rates: Fallacies in a Critique

Two compelling studies showed a correlation between vaccination and infant mortality and hospitalization. These were attacked by David Gorski in 2011 but his argument is riddled with fallacies and has very little substance: Gorski notes that one of the authors of the studies is an, “independent researcher, and the second…

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Do Vaccines Increase Infant Mortality?

Vaccine hysteria seems to be at an all-time high. From countless logical fallacies in the discussion to physicians who threaten to have your children taken from you if you don’t vaccinate at the regularly-scheduled rate. It’s getting out of control. Let’s be clear, most vaccines work very well at eliminating…

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Logical Fallacies in the Vaccination Debate

The debate over vaccines is heating up recently and I’ve been shocked to see all the illogical arguments made in the conversation. Sure there are fallacies from the skeptical crowd, but it seems there are exponentially more from the proponents of vaccines. If you even dare to express doubt over…

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