Anti-science

May 14, 2020
Social media on smartphone

Facebook studies reveal science mistrust winning on vaccine messaging

Pro-vaccine groups on the social media platform are "fighting off to one side, in the wrong place."

Jan 08, 2020
Boy receiving measles shot

Americans largely say benefits of measles vaccine outweigh risks

A related study highlights the impact of misinformation on HPV immunization.

Jun 19, 2019
Medical checkup in Sudan

Global trust strong in healthcare, scientists, vaccines—with exceptions

Skepticism remains in some high-income nations, with France having the lowest trust in vaccines.

Apr 11, 2019
Vaccines web search

Online anti-vax efforts prove daunting public health challenge

"The anti-vaccine movement is like its own media empire."

Mar 26, 2018
Baby boy in doctor's office

Parents less likely to vaccinate autistic kids, siblings

Of kids 7 years and older with autism, 82% got recommended vaccines by age 4, compared with 94% in those without autism.

Mar 07, 2018
Vaccinated baby

Study finds no immune overload for US kids' vaccine schedule

The extensive study adds to an already vast collection of data on vaccine safety.

Jun 15, 2017
Hospital patient with IV

CDC: 'Chronic Lyme' treatments carry serious risk

Patients experienced serious complications and bacterial infections after treatments.

Jan 15, 2020

News Scan for Jan 15, 2020

E coli lettuce probe over
Americans' mistrust of vaccines
Infectious disease probe in Kentucky
Flu in kids with asthma
Jan 09, 2020

News Scan for Jan 09, 2020

CWD on Wisconsin deer farms
Minnesota CWD deer ban defier
Autism caregivers' vaccine views
Sep 05, 2019

News Scan for Sep 05, 2019

Facebook and vaccine misinformation
Flu prevalence in hospitalized babies
Zika knowledge in travelers

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