I had to research the information MY DOCTOR DIDN’T KNOW after MY CHILDREN were injured.

Angie Gallagher

So I learned tonight that one of my 15yo son’s best friends thinks I’m “anti-vax” because of a “debunked doctor”.

For those concerned about my sanity but haven‘t asked or those who hear this line as often as I do, here’s a little information 😉

👆 I had to google both Jenny McCarthy and Andrew Wakefield WELL after we decided to stop vaccinating our children. Why? Because I had no idea who they were. I didn’t hear about vaccine risks from them, I had to research the information MY DOCTOR DIDN’T KNOW after MY CHILDREN were injured.

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FDA study helps provide an understanding of rising rates of whooping cough and response to vaccination

FDA NEWS RELEASE

For Immediate Release: Nov. 27, 2013
Media Inquiries: FDA- Jennifer Rodriguez, 301-796-8232, jennifer.rodriguez@fda.hhs.gov
NIH- Nalini Padmanabhan, 301-402-1663, padmanabhannm@niaid.nih.gov
Consumer Inquiries: 888-INFO-FDA,OCOD@fda.hhs.gov
 
FDA study helps provide an understanding of rising rates of whooping cough and response to vaccination
A new study is helping to provide a better understanding of vaccines for whooping cough, the common name for the disease pertussis. Based on an animal model, the study conducted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and published November 25, 2013, in The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, shows that acellular pertussis vaccines licensed by the FDA are effective in preventing the disease among those vaccinated, but suggests that they may not prevent infection from the bacteria that causes whooping cough in those vaccinated or its spread to other people, including those who may not be vaccinated.

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