New York City Threatens Forced Vaccination in Measles State of Emergency

Weeks after a New York county declared a state of emergency following dozens of measles cases and which the county administrator Ed Day issues a ban on unvaccinated children in public spaces, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio has declared his own state of emergency and issued mandatory vaccination…

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Dr. Sears: Zero Measles Deaths in Last 15 Years; Hundreds of MMR Vaccine Deaths

Amid the hysteria of the Washington state measles outbreak, in which the governor has declared a state of emergency, perspective has been lost. News reports about the story are guaranteed to include the fearmongering “measles can be fatal” but while that’s technically true, measles hasn’t caused a death since 2003.…

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What could be causing all this mysterious childhood paralysis?

The condition of childhood paralysis, which is being called acute flaccid myelitis and seen a spike in cases, has been described as a “polio-like” illness that results in paralysis of one or more limbs. Some patients are able to recover function of the weakened limb but others appear to be…

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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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