What a teenager who got vaccinated against his parents’ will can teach us about anti-vaxxers

Sometimes it takes rebellious youth to help us see the error of our ways. Consider Ethan Lindenberger, an 18-year-old from Ohio. His act of rebellion wasn’t staying out past curfew or avoiding his homework: It was getting vaccinated on his … Continue reading What a teenager who got vaccinated against his parents’ will can teach us about anti-vaxxers

A measles outbreak in Washington draws attention to an increase in vaccine hesitancy (antivaxxers are the worst)

Once thought eliminated from the United States, people are dying from an easily-preventable disease. Authorities in Washington State have declared a public health emergency for an escalating measles outbreak in a county near the Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro area. On January 24, Clark … Continue reading A measles outbreak in Washington draws attention to an increase in vaccine hesitancy (antivaxxers are the worst)