Modern-Day Eugenics? Pneumonia Vaccine Targets Minorities

May 2000
Mothering;May/Jun2000, Issue 100, p31
Reports the selection of minority children in the United States as target to receive the immunization of conjugated 7-valent pneumococcal vaccine. Reference of the vaccine as Tuskegee II; Safety and toxicity of the vaccine; Similarity of the vaccine to meningitis vaccine; Development of an insulin-dependent diabetes by children as a result of the vaccine.


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