Southeast Michigan is currently in the midst of a #hepatitis A outbreak that started in August 2016. In Algonac, a small town in the Thumb region, the mayor decided to help a restaurant whose business suffered when one of its new staff members under training caught hepatitis A. Unfortunately, the form that help took was to host an #antivaccine propaganda meeting. The post The Mayor of Algonac responds to a hepatitis A outbreak by promoting antivaccine pseudoscience appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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"Nobel #disease" is a term designed to describe whatever it is that drives some Nobel laureates to embrace pseudoscience or quackery later in their careers. One of its most prominent victims, Luc Montagnier, co-discoverer of the AIDS virus, recently demonstrated that he's still suffering from Nobel disease when he laid down a barrage of antivaccine pseudoscience in Paris earlier this month. The post The Nobel Disease strikes again: Luc Montagnier goes full antivax, with a little help from Henri Joyeux appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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Last week, I told Christopher Shaw to move over, because there was a new #antivaccine scientist in town. This week, Christopher Exley speaks and proves why it's correct to call him antivaccine. The post Professor Christopher Exley: The latest darling of the antivaccine movement appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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Earlier this year, Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop held a quackfest in New York City. Well, the second in Goop Health quackfest is coming in January, and Goop is doubling down on the #quackery by featuring Dr. Kelly Brogan, HIV/AIDS denialist and antivaccine and anti-psychiatry quack. The post Gwyneth Paltrow and Goop double down on quackery by featuring an HIV/AIDS denialist and antivaccine quack at its upcoming Goop Summit appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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Earlier this year, Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop held a quackfest in New York City. Well, the second in Goop Health quackfest is coming in January, and Goop is doubling down on the #quackery by featuring Dr. Kelly Brogan, HIV/AIDS denialist and antivaccine and anti-psychiatry quack. The post Gwyneth Paltrow and Goop double down on quackery by featuring an HIV/AIDS denialist and antivaccine quack at its upcoming Goop Summit appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. claims that he is "fiercely pro-vaccine." His words and actions say otherwise, for instance his Indiegogo campaign to raise money to promote #antivaccine misinformation. The post Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and his World Mercury Project: Antivaccine, NOT “fiercely pro-vaccine” appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. claims that he is "fiercely pro-vaccine." His words and actions say otherwise, for instance his Indiegogo campaign to raise money to promote #antivaccine misinformation. The post Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and his World Mercury Project: Antivaccine, NOT “fiercely pro-vaccine” appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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Last week, while discussing the #antivaccine stylings of "holistic psychiatrist" Dr. Kelly Brogan, I promised to revisit her e-book "Vaccines and Brain Health." Never let it be said that Orac doesn't keep his promises. The post Dr. Kelly Brogan’s e-book Vaccines and Brain Health: A cornucopia of antivaccine misinformation and pseudoscience appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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Last week, while discussing the #antivaccine stylings of "holistic psychiatrist" Dr. Kelly Brogan, I promised to revisit her e-book "Vaccines and Brain Health." Never let it be said that Orac doesn't keep his promises. The post Dr. Kelly Brogan’s e-book “Vaccines and Brain Health”: A cornucopia of antivaccine misinformation and pseudoscience appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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Last week, while discussing the #antivaccine stylings of "holistic psychiatrist" Dr. Kelly Brogan, I promised to revisit her e-book "Vaccines and Brain Health." Never let it be said that Orac doesn't keep his promises. The post Dr. Kelly Brogan’s e-book “Vaccines and Brain Health”: A cornucopia of antivaccine misinformation and pseudoscience appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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Facebook has become a hub from which antivaxers spread misinformation. A recent study looks at what #they're saying and how FB pages facilitate the spread of #antivaccine misinformation. The post The antivaccine movement on Facebook: Small world networks, conspiracy #theories, moral outrage, and paranoia appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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A year ago, a prominent Cleveland Clinic physician named Dr. Daniel Neides published an antivaccine screed. What's happened to him since then, now that it's been a year? The post Whatever happened to Dr. Daniel Neides, a year after he was forced to leave the Cleveland Clinic because of his antivaccine rant? appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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A year ago, a prominent Cleveland Clinic physician named Dr. Daniel Neides published an antivaccine screed. What's happened to him since then, now that it's been a year? The post Whatever happened to Dr. Daniel Neides, a year after he was forced to leave the Cleveland Clinic because of his antivaccine rant? appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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A year ago, a prominent Cleveland Clinic physician named Dr. Daniel Neides published an antivaccine screed. What's happened to him since then, now that it's been a year? The post Whatever happened to Dr. Daniel Neides, a year after he was forced to leave the Cleveland Clinic because of his antivaccine rant? appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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A year ago, a prominent Cleveland Clinic physician named Dr. Daniel Neides published an antivaccine screed. What's happened to him since then, now that it's been a year? The post Whatever happened to Dr. Daniel Neides, a year after he was forced to leave the Cleveland Clinic because of his antivaccine rant? appeared first on RESPECTFUL read more...

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