“Fixing” Autism

Please check out this powerful call to action from a father, Lou Melagrejo, whose eldest daughter, Bianca, is autistic. As NESCA News put it: On his blog, Melgarejo calls this “a silent scream about health insurance discrimination against individuals on the spectrum and the disparity in funding autism research.” Filled with statistics he found on … Continue reading

New Report Finds 1 in 5 U.S. Adults Struggle With Mental Illness

A recent article at The Huffington Post had a startling headline: 1 in 5 U.S. Adults Had Mental Illness Last Year. A new report released by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) showed the following: 20% (1 in 5) of adults 18 or older in the United States experienced mental illness over … Continue reading

Does the HPV Vaccine Really Fight Cancer?

A new paper published in the Annals of Medicine argues that, as we have said for some time now, the HPV vaccine may not be as effective as health authorities claim. The paper begins by summarizing one of the key points in the vaccine safety debate: since vaccines are given to healthy people to guard … Continue reading

CDC Admits CA Pertussis Epidemic Caused By Waning Vaccine Immunity

During the annual meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, CDC researchers presented results from two separate independent studies that both showed that children faced a significantly higher rate of pertussis (whooping cough) infection four or more years after their fifth and final vaccination (which these days usually occurs when the children are about … Continue reading

New York Times Reviews Greater Good Documentary, But Did They See It?

This week, The Greater Good – a documentary about vaccine safety issues that we have blogged about here – is playing in New York City. (If you are in the area, we highly recommend you go see it – it does an excellent job of presenting both sides of the issue!) The New York Times … Continue reading

NVIC Pairs Up With Mercola

Cofounder and President of the National Vaccine Information Center, Barbara Loe Fisher, has paired up with Mercola to do a number of videos regarding vaccine safety. Barbara on vaccine exemptions:   On herd immunity:     On the Institute of Medicine report (which we covered here):

Autism: Truth, Lies, And Deception

Autism affects 1 in every 91 children, according to the Journal of Pediatrics. Here is a great video that delves more into the issues surrounding this serious disability, courtesy of Natural News: http://www.naturalnews.tv/e.asp?v=FE7BB1EBED2639982613E499598C8159&s=1

Gardasil And Unexplained Deaths

We just came across this great website regarding the many unexplained deaths related to Gardasil. I strongly encourage you to take five minutes out of your day to check it out, along with the following video: Remember, the more we talk about this on Facebook, Twitter, and our blogs, the more we help others stay … Continue reading

Scandal Exposed in Major Study of Autism and Mercury

Via PR Newswire: SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Coalition for Mercury-free Drugs (CoMeD) exposes communications between Centers for Disease Control (CDC) personnel and vaccine researchers revealing U.S. officials apparently colluded in covering-up the decline in Denmark’s autism rates following the removal of mercury from vaccines. Documents obtained via the Freedom of Information … Continue reading

ADHD: Over-diagnosed & Over-medicated

A series of articles in the New York Times suggest that Americans may be over-medicated when it comes to ADHD. Peter Breggin, a psychiatrist from New York, argues that the drugging of children in the name of ADHD has become an epidemic, with about 2.8 million children prescribed medication for the condition in 2008. He … Continue reading