New publication reviewing vaccine hesitancy and how scientists can respond at Open Forum Infectious Diseases.
New at Mental Floss, Scientists Get Closer to a Zika Vaccine.
Part two of the CNN article, on working to persuade anti-vaxxers to vaccinate their children.
I'm quoted in a CNN article: Why you should vaccinate your children.
New post! Deadly distrust--how dismissal and fear of science lead to deaths in the US as well as around the world, including the murders of Ebola workers yesterday in Guinea.
At Aetiology, I have an interview up with one of the biggest names in public health you've probably never heard of: William Foege. He led efforts to eradicate smallpox in Africa and India. I ask him about the smallpox vaccine and misconception that anti-vaxxers have.
As a new mom (again), I'm all too aware of how vulnerable unvaccinated children are. Here is why I think vaccination is so important.
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