There are two main camps when it comes to vaccinations...and both are like religions. One camp is pro vaccine and the other is anti-vaccine and the twThere are two main camps when it comes to vaccinations...and both are like religions. One camp is pro vaccine and the other is anti-vaccine and the two will never meet in the centre. I am definitely an advocate for vaccines and I believe all people should get the vaccines indicated for themselves and their children.
While this book which is also pro vaccine will not influence or even be read by those who are religiously anti-vaccine it may be read by the middle grounders and these are the people that need to be reached and touched and taught about the safety of vaccines and the importance of them before the anti-vaccine people get to them.
Vaccines save lives and make our world a much better place.
Seth Mnookin presents "The Panic Virus" in a well-researched, well explained, well told way. He covers the story of how Wakefield rocked the medical field with his hypothesis concerning autism and vaccines and as a result he influenced many parents to stop vaccinating their children. Seth Mnookin follows the Wakefield story and many other stories regarding vaccines.
This book is an eye opener and should be read by all people who are interested in vaccines and by those who are middle grounders. ...more