Three Children in India Die After JE, Measles and DPT Vaccinations

Three Children in India Die After JE, Measles and DPT Vaccinations

Three toddlers in the village of Loinga in the district of Palamu (Jharkhand state), India died on the morning of Apr. 8, 2018, just hours after receiving multiple vaccines the previous day. The children—Aryan Kumar, Sanju Kumari and Ujjawal Kumar—were all between one and half to two years old and had been given booster…

Whooping Cough Outbreaks Continue Nationwide Due to Failed Pertussis Vaccine

Whooping Cough Outbreaks Continue Nationwide Due to Failed Pertussis Vaccine

Once blamed on unvaccinated children, few today deny the fact that fully vaccinated children are spreading whooping cough as outbreaks continue across the U.S. One of the latest outbreaks has occurred in North Carolina, where Carteret County health officials have warned parents to be on the lookout for whooping cough. Kim Davis, the Nursing Director for the Carteret County Health Department, was interviewed by WITN and readily…

Three Infants in Pakistan Die After Receiving Polio Vaccine

Three Infants in Pakistan Die After Receiving Polio Vaccine

Three infants, ages one month to one year old, are reported to have died in Shaheen Muslim Town in Peshwar, Pakistan after receiving the inactivated polio vaccine (IPV). Family members said that the health of the children gradually deteriorated after being injected with the vaccine. News reports state that five other children…

Is MMR Vaccine a Fraud or Does It Just Wear Off Quickly?

Is MMR Vaccine a Fraud or Does It Just Wear Off Quickly?

In 1986, public health officials stated that MMR vaccination rates for kindergarten children were in excess of 95 percent and that one dose of live attenuated measles, mumps and rubella vaccine (MMR) would eliminate the three common childhood diseases in the U.S.1 In 1989, parents were informed that a single dose of MMR vaccine was inadequate..

Six-Year-Old Had Gotten a Flu Shot But Reportedly Died of Influenza

Six-Year-Old Had Gotten a Flu Shot But Reportedly Died of Influenza

Six-year-old Nevaeh Hernandez suffered four seizures and went into a coma before dying on Feb. 12, 2018 at Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey. Her death was attributed to influenza, although tests conducted for both strep throat and influenza three days earlier at nearby Hoboken University Medical Center had come back negative.

Three Children in Pakistan Die After Getting Measles Vaccine

Three Children in Pakistan Die After Getting Measles Vaccine

Three children in Pakistan became critically ill and died a day after they were vaccinated with the measles vaccine in the city of Nawabshah. One the children died at home and the other two children died at the People’s University Medical Hospital (PUMH) in Nawabshah. At least seven other Pakistani children who received the same vaccinations were reported to be in critical condition.

Two Infants in India Die Following Pentavalent Vaccination

Two Infants in India Die Following Pentavalent Vaccination

Two babies have died and seven others were hospitalized following vaccination at a clinic near Karnataka’s Mandya district in India.1 The children were injected from the same vial of a pentavalent vaccine that administers five different vaccines in one shot. The combination vaccine, which includes vaccines for diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, hepatitis B and haemophilus influenza type b (Hib), is traditionally…

Kenyan Baby Dies After Receiving Measles Vaccine

Kenyan Baby Dies After Receiving Measles Vaccine

A baby in Bomet county in Kenya died earlier this week shortly after receiving the measles vaccine at a government health center in the town of Mogogosiek. Four other babies—all under one year of age—were also given the measles vaccine at the health center and became swollen and critically ill.

Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness a ‘Dismal 10 Percent’

Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness a ‘Dismal 10 Percent’

On Feb. 26, 2015, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimated the effectiveness of the vaccine against the predominant influenza A H3N2 viruses for the 2014-2015 season at 18 percent—a level reportedly described by CDC researchers as having “little to no efficacy.”

Dengvaxia Vaccine May Lead to More Cases of Dengue

Dengvaxia Vaccine May Lead to More Cases of Dengue

Sanofi Pasteur announced that its dengue vaccine, Dengvaxia, may lead to more severe cases of dengue fever in some people—a warning it relayed after the vaccine was already administered to more than 700,000 children in the Philippines. Those at risk, according to Sanofi, are people…