Australian Woman Dies Tragically Due to Lack of Vaccination

Zoe McGinty was a beautiful, 20 year old woman from Australia who died tragically from Meningococcal disease and now her mother, Kristin, is campaigning to raise awareness about the rare, deadly sickness. The only cure for the disease is vaccination that, unfortunately, Zoe was not immunized for. “‘She said she felt unwell… the next morning,…

Vaccine Opponents Storm Albany to Save Religious Exemptions

By JONATHAN LAPOOK CBS NEWS May 14, 2019, 6:39 PM Opponents of vaccinations staged a protest at the New York state capitol on Tuesday. Lawmakers are considering a bill that would eliminate religious exemptions for vaccinations, but protestors are trying to kill the bill. Most of the measles cases in New York have occurred in…

Why the Anti-Vaccination Movement is Wrong

Two years ago, BBC Newsnight hosted a discussion panel on vaccines, the influence of anti-vaccination groups, why they are wrong and why few people vaccinate themselves. One interesting observation made by one panelist isn’t just that the spread of misinformation is a cause of people forgoing immunizations, but that vaccines may be a victim of…