How To Debunk And Deconstruct Every Argument From Anti-Vaxxers?

I have a particular loathing for those who are so locked into a belief system that they would put the rest of us and our children in danger.

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Vaccines work by introducing a weakened form of the germ to your body, so that the immune system can learn to recognize it. Your body then builds its defenses so it’s prepared to fight off a real attack later in life. And no, vaccines do not cause autism. They neither give you peanut allergy.

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Further Readings and References @ Vaccine Information, History of Vaccines, Scientific American, Sparkonit

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WHICH WAY TO CHESTNUT HILL?

THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: WAY From Paula: In all the years of challenges I have never given you the theme WAY, so I thought it was about time I included it in Thursday’s Special photo challenge. No other special reason than that. I will check the entries next Wednesday so take your time posting and let’s hope … Continue reading WHICH WAY TO CHESTNUT HILL?

QUICK AND EASY STRESS CONTROL – PART 2

Last week, I talked about using controlled breathing to turn off the "Fight or Flight Response" in your body and minimize the harmful effects of stress on your body. You can build on that to reduce stress even more. MIND AND BODY Reducing stress requires mind and body relaxing together. Mental relaxation is probably harder for most people -- for good reason. Most … Continue reading QUICK AND EASY STRESS CONTROL – PART 2

SQUARING SQUARES AND THEN THERE ARE A FEW CIRCLES

Circles and squares in squares. What could be simpler? Seeking squares and circles -- inside squares, of course! From BeckyB! Usually, I find antique cars at car shows. There are quite a few car shows -- antique car shows especially -- in this area. A surprisingly large number of people have restored old cars and … Continue reading SQUARING SQUARES AND THEN THERE ARE A FEW CIRCLES