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2020 presidential contender Marianne Williamson called vaccine mandates “draconian,” and no different than the abortion debates
Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson said during an event in New Hampshire that vaccination mandates are "draconian" and "Orwelian."
The mysterious illness that caused 15 deaths in a Malaysian tribe has been linked to a measles outbreak
112 related cases were recorded in less than 2 weeks.
New York is eliminating religious exemptions for vaccines. Here’s a full state-by-state guide to vaccine exemptions in the US.
Across the US, 17 states offer philosophical exemptions for vaccinations. Here’s how the rest of the country compares.
Polio, rubella, diphtheria, measles, and smallpox and are among the diseases that vaccines have helped to eliminate in the US.
There have already been more US measles cases in 2019 than any year since 1994, as the growing epidemic shows no sign of stopping
The CDC recorded 971 measles cases from January 1 to May 30, 2019, beating the previously record of 963 cases in 1994.
The anti-vaxx movement is fueling the measles epidemic by deliberately targeting communities most affected by the disease
Hundreds of people, mostly ultra-Othodox Jews, gathered at a rally in New York last week to listen as speakers ticked off false claims about vaccines.
A paper published in the Lancet Infectious Diseases identifies Cook County, Illinois, as the most at risk, followed by Los Angeles County.
77% of Americans believe kids should be vaccinated against measles even if their parents object, poll shows
The news comes amid what public health experts call a "completely avoidable" outbreak of 764 measles cases recorded in the United States this year.
Despite proposed fines for anti-vaxxers in Germany and New York, vaccine exemption bills may be on the rise
Germany and New York recently introduced bills to fine people who fail to vaccinate. But policies that let people forgo vaccinations may be on the rise.
If you’re an anti-vaxxer, you have ‘blood on your hands,’ according to the UK’s healthcare secretary
UK health secretary Matt Hancock told The Times that anti-vaxxers "have blood on their hands" and that he won't rule out compulsory vaccinations.