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California Whooping Cough Epidemic

Sunday, 22 August 2010 11:50

Vaccinations will place when we have a rebuttal…California is facing an epidemic of pertussis, more commonly known as "whooping cough." Officials note that California is "the epicenter of vaccine refusal" in the United States and that that is at least partly to blame. Read the full article here: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/ColdandFlu/whooping-cough-epidemic-california-lax-vaccination-blame/story?id=11000305&page=3

 

There have been whooping cough outbreaks in California, Nevada, Oregon and other states this summer. Increased numbers of unvaccinated children has been cited as a contributing factor to the outbreak. Barbara Loe Fisher, author of “DPT: A Shot in the Dark” offers the alternative explanation that the outbreaks we are currently experiencing may actually be B. Parapertussis, which has the same symptoms as B. Pertussis (whooping cough) but which has NO vaccine. Read the full article here: http://www.nvic.org/NVIC-Vaccine-News/July-2010/Whooping-Cough-Outbreaks-Vaccine-Failures.aspx