Monthly Archives: March 2012

For the herd: the shot and the shirt

I had My Fluvax today. I am proud to get immunised. Getting my annual flu shot significantly decreases the chances that I will become a vector of transmission for my elderly mother, her friends, my kids, their friends and family, … Continue reading

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Meryl Dorey’s other Pertussis Lie

In the last week Meryl Dorey of the anti-vaccination organisation, the Australian Vaccination Network, has provided another interview for the infowarrior online radio program Fair Dinkum Radio. I won’t go into the whole 39 minute shambles, as I think someone … Continue reading

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These criminal assaults happen all the time in Australia – or, do they?

When you make a claim, you need to substantiate it. This is an ongoing problem with the anti-vaccination movement who are known to rely on anecdotes and testimonies often only backed by a recollection of something bad they heard about … Continue reading

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