Myths as they relate to not vaccinating
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|Sun, 12-14-2008 - 6:45pm|
Here are a list of myths that people use to not vaccinate and basically why the rationale does not work:
1. Autism is caused by vaccinations
Truth: So far, 10 studies involving thousands of children have yet to find any connection between the MMr vaccination and autism. The original paper suggesting a connection between the two was formally retracted by 10 0f 13 authors in 2004
*The type of mercury in thermisol does not accumulate in the body. So how can it be harmful?
* Autism rates have continued to rise even after the drug companies phased out thermisol in 2001.