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Vaccines Do NOT Cause Autism

Based on the title of this blog post, you can probably figure out where I stand on the issue of Autism and vaccines. In light of the recent resurgence of the anti-vaxxers movement, many people have been asking me for my opinion on the matter. 5 276 fler ord

Autism and Vaccines? Correlation is not Causation

One of the most deeply controversial claims in regards to the cause of Autism is where it is assumed that MMR vaccinations cause ASD.

A paper published in 1998 by Andrew Wakefield and co-authors claimed there was a connection between ASD and MMR. 707 fler ord


The Evidence Is Beginning to Pile Up

More proof–as though more were needed–that the anti-vaccination movement is built on misinformation, disinformation, bad science, ignorance, and outright lies: 313 fler ord

MMR Update!

In some exciting news, the MMR Vaccine has been PROVEN to have absolutely not one single link when it comes to Autism. Hopefully, this can be one of the final nails in the coffin of this debate that was since started by Andrew Wakefield in the nineties. 34 fler ord



Without a doubt, vaccination has been proven to be one of the most effective health measures to prevent disease worldwide, alongside proper sanitation and antibiotics. However, its routine use on healthy individuals for disease prevention raises concerns regarding safety. 1 499 fler ord


My Lifelong Friend Autism: Brain Difference is not Brain Damage

This morning, I had a bit of free time on my hands and decided to make some progress on my To Do list to get ready for my year of study in Australia. 814 fler ord