Tag Archives: MMR

Skeptic News: Measles : Vaccination call after south west Wales outbreak

People who may be at risk of measles are being urged to have the MMR vaccine following an outbreak in south west Wales.
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Skeptic News: MMR uptake rates finally recovered from Wakefield scandal

MMR vaccine uptake rates have finally recovered from the Dr Wakefield autism scandal as new figures show more than nine in ten now have the jab, the highest in 14 years. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Italian courts in dock over science

Mobile phones CAN cause brain tumours, according to the latest Italian court ruling on science. 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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Skeptic News: face to face with measles

There were many parents who came to mistrust the safety of the MMR vaccine and believe measles to be a harmless childhood disease. Here is one of their stories Continue reading

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Skeptic News: MP to ask questions on MMR "controversy"

Andy Burnham the MP for Leigh seems set to reignite the debate on MMR in parliament by asking Andrew Lansley, health minister, a question regarding the recent Italian vaccination ruling. Continue reading

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Skeptic News: Measles outbreak – 3 dead

A measles outbreak has killed three children in Olokurto division of Narok North district in Kenya. Continue reading

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