Chiropractors promoting anti-vaccination views despite rules

 

In August 2013, the Chiropractic Board of Australia said it would crack down on practitioners who promoted anti-vaccination beliefs.

Chiropractors’ waiting rooms across the country have become recruiting grounds for the anti-vaccination cause.

The Chiropractic Board of Australia has vowed for years to take action against practitioners who advise their patients not to vaccinate their children, but on Thursday it said it “has no role in limiting practitioners’ freedom of speech”.

In August 2013, the board said it would clamp down on practitioners who promoted anti-vaccination beliefs, and ordered them to remove anti-vaccination material from waiting rooms. Continue reading Chiropractors promoting anti-vaccination views despite rules