Adverse reactions to the vaccine push

September 1993
Mothering;Fall93, Issue 68, p24
Reports on the adverse reactions to childhood inoculations. Physicians in the United States to report numbers as required by the Childhood Vaccine Injury Act of 1986; Food and Drug Administration (FDA) statistics; Five commonly administered vaccines; Adverse reactions; Parents' reasons for objecting to compulsory inoculations; Critics' arguments.


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