The Anti-Vaxxers Simply Won’t Quit

This article originally appeared here: Even as cases of whooping cough, polio, measles and mumps soar, vaccine deniers continue to leave children and babies unprotected. Stubbornness may be part of human nature—but the price is…

California epidemic: Vaccine-deniers seem to be asking for it

This article originally appeared here: According to the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), there have been nearly 3,500 cases of pertussis — whooping cough — reported in the state since January 2014. In the…

Climate and vaccine deniers are the same: beyond persuasion

This article originally appeared here: Governments are worried. Vaccination rates are falling under the influence of a campaign of misinformation by a small minority of fanatics. Scientifically there is no debate about immunisation, with every…