MMR Vaccine and Autism: Vaccine Nihilism and Postmodern Science
- Media coverage of alleged MMR -- autism link has little influence on vaccination rates in United States. // Infectious Diseases in Children;Jul2008, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p24
The article reports on the impact of media reports linking autism and measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine on vaccination rates in the U.S. Data provided by researchers at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and The University of Louisville School of Medicine revealed that in 1998 MMR vaccine...
- Ebola reminds us perception is reality. Lyons, Benjamin // Gateway Journalism Review;2015, Vol. 45 Issue 336, p12
The article focuses on the coverage of the Ebola disease crisis by journalists. Conservative media highlighted the hazard posed by Ebola in the U.S., and stated that an incompetent federal government could not be relied upon to handle an outbreak. Journalist James Ball wrote that flu is much...
- Antidote. // Medical Marketing & Media;Apr2010, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p12
The article reports on the court rulings on case regarding the absence of significant relationship between thimerosal and Measles Mumps Rubella (MMR) vaccines and the occurrence of autism in the U.S.
- Study finds no link between MMR and autism. // Community Practitioner;Jun2015, Vol. 88 Issue 6, p4
The article focuses on the study published at the "Journal of the American Medical Association" undertaken on more than 95,000 children which shows no relation between measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine and autism.
- Wakefield study linking MMR vaccine, autism uncovered as fraud. Richards, Cassandra A. // Infectious Diseases in Children;Feb2011, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p1
The article discusses a report, titled "Secrets of the MMR scare: How the case against the MMR vaccine was fixed," that shows that the original Wakefield research linking MMR vaccine and autism was conducted dishonestly and the data used was bogus.
- 'Conclusive' Vaccination Study. // Positive Health;Oct2008, Issue 151, p1
A letter to the editor is presented in response to a study on the link between Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR) vaccine and autism and gastrointestinal disorders.
- CDC Misses Target With Flawed MMR/Autism Study
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A letter to the editor is presented in response to a study which examined the link between Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR) vaccine and autism.
- EDITOR'S CHOICE. The fraud behind the MMR scare. Godlee, Fiona // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;1/8/2011, Vol. 342 Issue 7788, preceding p59
An introduction to an article about the threat of autism linked to MMR vaccine, published within the issue.
- The Lancet retracts 1998 study linking autism to MMR vaccine. // Hem/Onc Today;3/25/2010, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p43
The article reports on the decision of "The Lancet" journal of retract a study on the relationship between autism and childhood measles-mumps-rubella vaccination, which was published in 1998.