Anti-Vaccine Activist Shoves California Lawmaker (Video)
  • 21 August 2019
An anti-vaccine activist has been cited in the assault of a California lawmaker who was...
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Did the Government Censor an Expert Witness Who Changed His View on Vaccines?
  • 21 January 2019
A deep dive into some misleading statements contained in a recent “Full Measure” segment produced...
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Pinterest Removes Three Prominent “Natural Health” Pages for Peddling Health Misinformation
  • 18 December 2018
“It is our policy to remove anti-vaccination advice and other health misinformation from our platform,”...
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Was a Healthy Nine-Year-Old Girl Paralyzed by a Flu Shot?
  • 26 October 2018
The story of a heartbreaking illness following a routine flu shot has been used to...
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HIstorical photograph of two boys exposed to smallpox, one who had been vaccinated and one who had not.
Does This Photograph Show Two Boys — One Vaccinated, One Not — Who Were Exposed to Smallpox?
  • 13 June 2018
In the early 1900s, Allan Warner documented several cases of smallpox and the effects of...
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Did Sweden Ban Mandatory Vaccinations for Children in 2017?
  • 13 March 2018
Spurious blogs and "alternative health" purveyors tried to misrepresent the country's already-voluntary vaccination program.
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Did Pfizer’s Vice President ‘Blow the Whistle’ on Gardasil?
  • 1 March 2018
A disreputable web site falsely claimed that the "vice president of Pfizer" said a vaccine...
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Did the Flu Shot Cause This Year’s Flu Epidemic?
  • 14 February 2018
This claim is based on the incorrect interpretation of single quote from one nurse in...
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Did a CDC Doctor Say the Flu Shot Is Causing a Deadly Outbreak?
  • 17 January 2018
A disreputable web site used an unsourced and fabricated quote to link deaths from the...
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Does a Viral Video of Mercury and Aluminum Mixing Suggest That Vaccines Are Unsafe?
  • 7 September 2017
A science experiment on YouTube was co-opted by anti-vaccine activists to make scientifically illiterate innuendos...
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Are People in Brooklyn Refusing to Vaccinate Their Pets Over Autism Fears?
  • 2 August 2017
This viral story has its origins in a neighborhood paper, but it is based entirely...
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Girl receiving vaccine for cervical cancer
Does the Gardasil Vaccine Come With Crippling Side Effects?
  • 8 June 2017
A prominent anti-vaccine web site has promoted heartbreaking stories of illnesses and deaths which they...
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