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Skeptic News: Indiana issues new vaccination requirements

Falling in line with federal recommendations, state health officials are requiring chicken pox vaccinations or proof of the disease of all Indiana students in the 2013-14 school year. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Whooping cough outbreak down to AVN?

Parents refusing to immunise their children are turning some of the state’s most desirable locations into ticking timebombs for disease.
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Skeptic News: Anti-vax charity deregistered for lobbying

An anti-immunisation group has been stripped of its charitable status after it was deemed to be a political lobbyist.
The Charities Commission has deregistered the Immunisation Awareness Society, meaning it can no longer claim tax exemption as a charity. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Skeptics labelled as "organised hate group"

Tim Bolen is a Crisis Management Consultant, and a Health Advocate, in the Health Care Industry. He also runs a website The Bolen Report on which he rallies against an organised assault by a group, against companies, and practitioners, who offer alternative medicine and treatments.

Tim Bolen has a bee in his bonnet about Skeptics. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Anti-Vax court challenge

A Pickens High School senior kept out of the classroom over her refusal to get mandatory immunizations may get a chance to argue her case in court later this week. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Anti-Vaxxer charged

David Geier ordered to pay $10,000 for practicing medicine without a license Continue reading

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Skeptic News: 'MMR vaccine causes autism' claim banned

A website offering parents advice on childhood immunisation has been ordered to remove information about the MMR vaccine after renewing claims that it could be linked to autism. Continue reading

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