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All the News Posted January 3, 2010


►January 4, 2010 - Autism is a MIND Matter - Manila Bulletin - "The good news is, come February 3-5, 2010, a team of MIND doctors and scientists will come to the Philippines and share with us the latest developments in the field of neurodevelopmental disabilities during the International Autism Conference. This event is hosted by Autism Hearts Foundation (AHF), in partnership with UC Davis Mind Institute, Autism Speaks, Philippine Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics (PSDBP), and Autism Society Philippines (ASP)."

►January 4, 2010 - H1N1 response shows need for better medical emergency plans (requires registration) - Washington Post

►January 4, 2010 - Second wave of H1N1 virus will not affect India: NIV director - Daily News & Analysis, India

►January 4, 2010 - A(H1N1) may not be conquered until 2011 - Philippine Inquirer

►January 4, 2010 - Polio case reported in Bharatpur - Times of India

* ►January 4, 2010 - Cervical cancer drug majors vie for India pie - Business Standard
 
* ►January 4, 2010 - Meningitis robbed Edward Bright of his legs ... then NHS took away his new ones - A boy who lost all four limbs to meningitis has been left without a pair of prosthetic legs after an NHS funding row. - The Sun, UK

* ►January 3, 2010 - MMR mum makes legal history - Wigan Evening Post via Wigantoday.net - "A mum's 17-year compensation battle for her severely disabled son is set to make legal history.  Jackie Fletcher has become the first person in the UK to be granted a form of legal aid to help take a claim to a Vaccine Damage Payment Unit tribunal. ... And while the majority of the medical establishment remains set against links between the measles, mumps and rubella jab and conditions such as autism and Crohn's disease, the Fletchers now have the backing of an eminent American scientist who will testify for them. Consultant paediatric neurologist Dr Marcel Kingsbourne has already successfully pleaded the case for vaccine-damaged children in the US and written a paper saying that he believes Robert's epilepsy was caused by the measles part of the vaccine he was given at 10 months."

* ►January 3, 2010 - 'Evidence of Harm' revisited, Part 1 - David Kirby: I'm not antivaccine, but ... by Steven Higgs - The Bloomington Alternative

* ►January 3, 2010 - Email Your Comments as IOM Committee Reviews Gardasil, Flu, Chicken Pox and Hep B Vaccine Side Effects - Age of Autism - "Click (HERE) to review the complete info at the Institute of Medicine (IOM) website about this request for comments."

* ►January 3, 2010 - PBS Presents "This Emotional Life." Asperger's Segment Included.- Age of Autism

* ►January 3, 2010 - Food For Thought By Cecily Ruttenberg - Age of Autism

* ►January 3, 2010 - Autistic Jersey City boy helps feed the needy - The Jersey Journal via NJ.com

►January 3, 2010 - No evidence autistic children have more digestive problems, experts say - AP via Star-Telegram

►January 3, 2010 - CDC Recognizes New Jersey As School Nutrition Leader - Vending Times

►January 3, 2010 - Evidence lacking for special diets in autism - AP via WTSP.com

►January 3, 2010 - Lotto funding for study into autism hate crime - Your Thanet News, UK

►January 3, 2010 - Autism Exploited: WTF, Spectrum Magazine? - Examiner.com

* ►January 3, 2010 - Spaced-out vaccinations help kids with egg allergies - Indianapolis Star

* ►January 3, 2010 - France sells off surplus swine flu vaccine - France is selling off millions of surplus swine flu vaccine doses to other countries, officials say. - BBC

* ►January 3, 2010 - Swine flu puts Seaside man in hospital for 65 days - AP via OregonLive.com

►January 3, 2010 - Vanderbilt study helps US fight deadly H1N1 in kids - The Tennessean

►January 3, 2010 - Russia will not face swine flu epidemic in 2010 - Onishchenko - RIA Novosti

►January 3, 2010 - Once scarce, H1N1 vaccine now plentiful in Conn. - AP via Hartford Courant

►January 3, 2010 - Vaccine plentiful for both flu types - It's still worth getting the shots, health care providers say. Seasonal flu often peaks in late winter, and another wave of swine flu is possible. - The Patriot-News via Pennlive.com

►January 3, 2010 - Schools perfect for flu clinics - letter - Toronto Star

►January 3, 2010 - How the H1N1 pandemic was handled - New York Times via Omaha World-Herald

►January 3, 2010 - 'Obamacare' not in flu criteria - letter - Gloucester County Voices via NJ.com

►January 3, 2010 - Our ministers: We will vaccinate against influenza A (H1N1) - They are willing to vaccinate against influenza A (H1N1). Our ministers who consider themselves equals to their fellow citizens. The disease does not spare the dignitaries. It's like death that never chooses its victim. It does not choose between the Minister and the ordinary citizen. - Ennahar Online

►January 3, 2010 - H1N1 shots now being given at places of worship - WTSP.com 10 Connects

►January 3, 2010 - China Warns on New Swine-Flu Wave - AP via Wall Street Journal

►January 3, 2010 - Staying vigilant: Health officials expect third wave of H1N1 influenza - The Tribune-Democrat

►January 3, 2010 - 2009 in science and medicine - Belleville News-Democrat

* ►January 3, 2010 - Two Studies Find Shortfalls In FDA Approval Process: Safety Lacking - InjuryBoard Kansas City

►January 3, 2010 - Depp brings his own color to Mad Hatter - Los Angeles Times via Philly.com - "[Johnny] Depp's extreme vision for the character - he arrives in theaters March 5 - creates another vivid screen persona for the Hollywood chameleon who has played Sweeney Todd, Willie Wonka, Edward Scissorhands, and Jack Sparrow. The 46-year-old actor said his Hatter's springy mass of tangerine hair became a particularly important detail because of one of the suspected origins of the term 'mad as a hatter.' In the 18th and 19th centuries, mercury was used in the manufacture of felt, and when used in hats it could be absorbed through the skin and affect the brain. Hatters and mill workers often fell victim to mercury poisoning which, in Carroll's time, had an orange tint - hence Depp's interest in adding brushstrokes of that particular watercolor to his portrait. 'I think [the Mad Hatter] was poisoned - very, very poisoned,' Depp said."

* ►January 3, 2010 - Carmichael mom expands personal crusade against deadly meningitis - Sacramento Bee - "Since her daughter died abruptly and unexpectedly of meningitis in 2000, Rose Kwett of Carmichael has made it her mission to educate others about the disease. She works 40 hours a week and gives up to 200 presentations a year on spotting and preventing meningitis."

* ►January 3, 2010 - Meningitis cases knew each other - Two of three young children from Suffolk who died of suspected meningitis are believed to have known each other, the BBC has learned. - BBC News

►January 3, 2010 - Explanation of Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome - Urbana/Champaign News-Gazette

►January 3, 2010 - Pathogens & People: The poverty of infectious diseases - Annapolis Capital

►January 3, 2010 - Going Viral - StarNewsOnline.com - "Last fall, many students were unfazed by the threat of swine flu: according to a Washington Post/ABC News poll, nearly 7 of 10 people in the 18 to 29 age group said they did not intend to get vaccinated. But there were also shortages in the fall. Now the vaccine is expected to be more available, and many colleges will be distributing it for the first time at the beginning of this semester."

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►January 3, 2010 - People with HIV allowed into US after 22-year ban - Radio Netherlands

* ►January 3, 2010 - Dangers In The Shots – Components - They are considered a biodefense agents. By Dr. Ilya Sandra Perlingieri - Dr. Buttar's Blog

►January 2, 2010 - Flu season not over, but lessons emerging - The pandemic of 2009 wasn't as bad as health officials feared, but it hit the young harder and may be only in a lull. - Minneapolis Star Tribune

* ►January 2, 2010 - Spreading H1N1 Ukraine Sequences in Russia Raise Concerns - Recombinomics

►January 2, 2010 - Looking back on the pandemic - editorial - The Hindu

►January 2, 2010 - Update 2009: Family living apart after son with autism was bullied at Hellgate Middle School - The Missoulian

►January 2, 2010 - Allergy epidemic may start in womb - Healthzone.ca

►January 1, 2010 - Web tools aim to open the gates to the ivory tower - New search engine at Memorial University allows anyone to delve into research - The Globe and Mail - "A new search engine designed by Memorial University is aiming to make it easier for Joe Public to tap the know-how of the ivory tower. Called Yaffle , after the Newfoundland term for an armload of fish or sticks, it offers an armload of knowledge. Think of it as an online dating service for the academic set, matching research needs with expertise.  As governments pour millions into research, universities are under increasing pressure to make their findings available to the folks who are footing the bill and to unleash their academic smarts on problems in the community. Such demand for knowledge-sharing is spawning new efforts to decipher academic material and place it in the hands of people who can put it to work. 'Our sole purpose in life is to make connections,' said Memorial's David Yetman, who got the Yaffle project up and running earlier this year. 'A lot of people are saying we give you all this money, what are you really doing that benefits our society?' The new website allows anyone to search for the university's latest findings on a given topic and to post a call for research help."

►January 1, 2010 - Family copes with loss of new Toledo mom to flu - Benefit set to pay twin boys' medical bills - Toledo Blade

►January 1, 2010 - Fewer children die from swine flu in December - Foodconsumer.org

►January 1, 2010 - Residents still bugged by flu, lining up for H1N1 vaccines - Midland Reporter via MyWestTexas.com

►January 1, 2010 - New vaccine holds out hope for UP - Indian Express

* ►January 1, 2010 - 2010? What to watch out for - The Telegraph, India - "The first dry-powder, inhalant measles vaccine begins human trials in India, where the disease strikes millions of infants and children and kills almost 2 lakh annually. No need for needles — sterile needles are a problem in rural areas — or electricity for refrigeration"

►January 1, 2010 - Who are the science journalists? - Not Exactly Rocket Science via Science Blogs

* ►December 31, 2010 - Did Americans get any healthier over past decade? (requires registration) - Washington Post

* ►December 31, 2009 - Why is the Epidemic in Learning Disabilities Linked to This Failed Policy? (includes video) - Foodconsumer.org

* ►December 31, 2009 - When you care enough to send the very best vaccination reminder - The Colorado Independent - "Colorado parents of infants will soon begin to receive a Hallmark card… reminding them to vaccinate their children!  This week, Lt. Gov. Barbara O’Brien announced a partnership with Hallmark Card, Inc., to send all Colorado parents a Hallmark card reminder to schedule their children for shots. The card will also include a growth chart and an immunization record with a list of all recommended vaccinations for children under the age of two. According to the Lt. Governor’s press release, approximately 70,000 babies are born annually in Colorado.  Roughly 55,580 of those children—or 79.4% are immunized, according to  National Immunization Survey data."

►December 31, 2009 - RSV virus on the upswing in Kentucky, targeting young children - Louisville Courier-Journal

* ►December 31, 2009 - WHO Raises Doubts on Preparedness for an Epidemic - Wall Street Journal

* ►December 31, 2009 - WHO: Acute respiratory (including swine flu) disease prevalence around the world - Anthrax Vaccine -- posts by Meryl Nass, M.D.

* ►December 30, 2009 - Flu Inc.: How vaccines became big business/ Globe and Mail - Anthrax Vaccine -- posts by Meryl Nass, M.D.

* ►December 30, 2009 - African Drum Anthrax: 80 advised to take anti-anthrax medicine/ Union-Leader - Anthrax Vaccine -- posts by Meryl Nass, M.D.

* ►December 30, 2009 - Thimerosal: A vaccine ingredient’s toxic legacy by Roman Bystrianyk - Health Sentinel - "April, 1948 an article is published in the journal Pediatrics: 'Inspection of the records of the Children's Hospital for the past ten years has disclosed 15 instances in which children developed acute cerebral symptoms within a period of hours after the administration of pertussis vaccine. The children varied between 5 and 18 months in age and, in so far as it is possible to judge children of this age range, were developing normally according to histories supplied by their parents. None had convulsions previously.'"

* ►December 30, 2009 - H1N1 jab: Cases of serious reactions - The Straits Times via AsiaOne.com - "A dozen people here have reported serious reactions to the Influenza A (H1N1) vaccinations, ranging from allergic reactions and persistent vomiting to breathing difficulties. ... The 12 patients, aged between 24 and 58, were flagged by doctors as either needing hospitalisation or having reactions considered life threatening. They have all since recovered or are recovering."

* ►December 30, 2009 - Church denies measles children treatment - The Swazi Observer

* ►December 30, 2009 - UNR Virus discovery could lead to new drugs, treatments - Reno Gazette-Journal - "The story in 2009: A team of researchers of the Whittemore-Peterson Institute at the University of Nevada, Reno discovered a new 'bug' that can be transmitted via blood and other human fluids. Judy Mikovits and Vince Lombardi, the institute's two lead researchers, discovered a link between a new infectious human retrovirus dubbed XMRV and people who have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome."

►December 30, 2009 - Navy settles death claim with Jacksonville mom’s family - A settlement was reached in 20-year-old Stephanie Starcheski's failure-to-diagnose case - Times-Union via Jacksonville.com

►December 30, 2009 - Coroner says Uniontown baby died of pneumonia - AP via WFMJ.com - "A coroner says the sudden death of a 6-month-old Uniontown boy over the weekend was the result of pneumonia, not abuse or any illegal cause."

►December 30, 2009 - President Receives H1N1 Vaccination - Savannah Tribune

►December 30, 2009 - H1N1 and health reform dominated 2009 medical news - CNN

►December 30, 2009 - Bringing H1N1 to a standstill - The Daily News of Newburyport

►December 30, 2009 - Letter from Parliament - Jim Dobbin - Rochdale Online, UK - "On Wednesday as Chairman of the relevant All Party Group, I had a meeting with Sir Liam Donaldson Chief Medical Officer to ask him to lobby the Director General of the United Nations, Margaret Chan, to put the need for pneumococcal vaccines on the next agenda meeting of the World Health Organisation in order to encourage countries to vaccinate children against pneumococcal meningitis, a massive killer. I gave talks on this vaccine a few months ago in Johannesburg and Taiwan."

* ►December 30, 2009 - Former Salinan works on vaccines - Salina Journal - "It was always his goal to use science to improve people's lives, said Dr. J. Joseph Kim. Now, the former Salinan is leading the way in development of a new DNA-based universal vaccine that, if successful, could make seasonal flu, H1N1 flu and pandemics a lot less of a threat. Clinical trials in humans will begin in 2010."

►December 30, 2009 - Reasons behind being vaccinated shared - Martinsburg Journal

►December 30, 2009 - Research from INSERM provides new data on autism spectrum disorders - Behavioral Health Central

* ►December 29, 2009 - FDA to miss third deadline on BPA ruling - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

* ►December 29, 2009 - Hushing the intruders in her brain - The prognosis for January Schofield's child-onset schizophrenia is unclear, but at times, the voices that plague the 7-year-old are quiet. - Los Angeles Times

►December 29, 2009 - Guest column: Be wary of alternative therapies for autism - Times-Union via Jacksonville.com

►December 29, 2009 - Ultrasound and autism - letter - Santa Maria Times

* ►December 29, 2009 - Autism has Reached Crisis Proportions - NaturalNews.com

* ►December 29, 2009 - Some have faith in chelation process - The Times Leader - "'We have seen a 60 to 70 (percent) improvement rate from chelation, especially combined with dietary changes,' he [Dr. Jeffrey Becker] said. 'A lot of foods like garlic have properties in them that provide natural chelation. We have seen a lot of recovery with oral chelation, especially eye contact and speech communication from those with autism. Many of our special-needs children are able to go into regular school classrooms.'"

►December 29, 2009 - Visualizing The Origins and Paths of Epidemics - VizWorld.com

►December 29, 2009 - An African adventure - Gilroy Dispatch

* ►December 29, 2009 - Vical shares soar on safety review of melanoma vaccine - San Diego Union-Tribune

* ►December 29, 2009 - Doctors' Spat Exposes FDA Loophole (free preview) - Wall Street Journal - "At Northwestern University's prestigious research hospital, one heart doctor is making a serious accusation against another. Nalini Rajamannan alleges that Patrick McCarthy, her former professional idol, engaged in 'human experimentation' on patients' hearts without their approval."

* ►December 29, 2009 - WHO Director Chan begins instilling fear of bird flu/ BBC - Anthrax Vaccine -- posts by Meryl Nass, M.D.

* ►December 29, 2009 - Sharks Killed for Oil Used in Swine Flu Vaccine - National Geographic - "Some cosmetics firms have stopped using shark squalene or are phasing it out following pressure from conservation groups. A shark-squalene alternative isn't yet an option for adjuvant vaccine makers, according to GSK's [Clare] Eldred. The drug company is currently looking at non-animal squalene sources, including olive oil."

►December 29, 2009 - Rapid flu testing - American Journal of Pathology via EurekAlert!

►December 29, 2009 - Puppy Dies On Christmas, Despite Vaccination - Mother: When Buying Puppies, Buyer Beware (includes video) - WLWT Cincinnati

* ►December 28, 2009 - H1N1 vaccine snags persist - Mixed messages could be to blame for confusion over distribution - The New Mexican

* ►December 28, 2009 - Initial data on swine flu adverse event reporting/ MMWR - Anthrax Vaccine -- posts by Meryl Nass, M.D.

►December 28, 2009 - New help for autism - Deseret News

►December 27, 2009 - Confusion over school vaccinations - This is North Devon

►December 25, 2009 - Weighing a Vaccine’s Risks (requires registration) - The New York Times

►December 24, 2009 - In search for an HIV vaccine, all is not doom and gloom - letter (requires registration) - Washington Post

* ►December 24, 2009 - Did a Flu Drug Manufacturer Withhold Evidence From Drug Trials? - Foodconsumer.org

►December 24, 2009 - Rise in Autism According to CDC Study – Epidemic or Sign of Progress? - Vitals Spotlight

►December 23, 2009 - Autism Treatment Crisis: Insufficient Number of Providers to Meet Alarming Increase in Need - press release - Rethink Autism via eReleases.com

►December 23, 2009 - Opposition to vaccines is unfounded, harmful - Patterson Irrigator

►December 23, 2009 - Meningitis boy going home for Christmas in Cornwall - A four-year-old boy who was "purple from head to toe" from meningitis has recovered enough to be allowed home for Christmas in Cornwall. - BBC

►December 23, 2009 - HIV/AIDS -- Much Progress, No Cure - MedPage Today

►December 23, 2009 - IOM: Vaccine coordination should be 'meaningful use' - Government Health IT
 
►December 23, 2009 - 2009 H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Coverage - The National 2009 H1N1 Flu Survey (NHFS) is a nationally representative telephone survey that utilizes both land-line and cell phones.- Media-Newswire.com

►December 23, 2009 - More Parents Are Able to Get Their Kids Vaccinated Against H1N1 - On Parenting via U.S. News & World Report

* ►December 23, 2009 - Steps taken to avoid flu jab mix-ups - Bournemouth Echo, UK - " Pregnant women who opt for the alternative swine flu vaccine Celvapan are now being given letters to show to medics in the hope of avoiding any more mix-ups. The change in procedure comes after mother-to-be Annaleaze Wilkinson-Light was mistakenly injected with the Pandemrix vaccine at the Boscombe and Springbourne Health Centre."

►December 22, 2009 - Swine flu vaccine fears dampen demand, poll says - White Coat Notes via Boston.com

* ►December 22, 2009 - Swine Flu Vaccine Administered to 60 Million in US - Bloomberg

* ►December 22, 2009 - More than 80,000 health records missing from Durham flu shot clinic - Canwest News Service via National Post - "Ontario's privacy commissioner has launched an investigation after a USB drive containing the personal health information of more than 80,000 people, who went to flu clinics in Durham Region - just north of Toronto - went missing."

* ►December 22, 2009 - Carter Center Nears Goal Against Guinea Worm - Voice of America - "Today, Nigeria is on a path to being recognized by the World Health Organization as free of Guinea worm disease, thanks to efforts by the Carter Center to teach people how to filter water in their villages, among other preventive measures. It's no small feat according to Carter Center Health Program Director Dr. Donald Hopkins. 'We have no vaccine, no way of curing this infection, and it's a year long incubation period, so it's taken longer than we expected,' Dr. Hopkins said. 'But we never doubted the fact that with existing knowledge and tools we would be able to help countries eventually eradicate Guinea worm disease.'"

* ►December 22, 2009 - Toxins killing me, man says - Former auto shop worker says he was poisoned by heavy metals, can’t get financial help for treatment - The Chronicle Herald

* ►December 22, 2009 - AP Enterprise: Feds mull regulating drugs in water - AP via Yahoo!

►December 22, 2009 - Denise Beckfield: Vaccination wise given toll of H1N1 flu - Wisconsin State Journal via Madison.com

►December 21, 2009 - Coverage mandate doesn't guarantee compliance - USA Today - "Both the House and Senate bills revamping health care require most Americans to carry health insurance or pay a penalty. Yet government mandates don't necessarily ensure compliance: Not all Americans buckle up, or get their children vaccinated."

►December 21, 2009 - ImmuneRegen BioSciences'(R) Reports Efficacy of a New Adjuvant of a Preventive Cancer Vaccine - Editor's Note: This Is the Corrected Version of a Press Release That Clarifies and Restates a Previous Press Release That Was Issued on Dec. 14 - Marketwire via CNNMoney

►December 21, 2009 - A worrying urban disease: Reports of rabies cases are up - Haaretz

►December 21, 2009 - In praise of ... Sir Liam Donaldson - Comment is free via The Guardian, UK

►December 21, 2009 - Advaxis Approved to Sell Approximately $300,000 Worth of Net Operating Tax Losses, Research Tax Credits - press release - Advaxis, Inc. via Business Wire via The Earth Times

►December 20, 2009 - Quitters get a shot in the arm - Nicotine vaccine may help smokers beat their addiction - USA Today via Detroit Free Press

►December 20, 2009 - New Nasal Vaccine Blocks Parasite Transmission to Mosquitoes - An experimental nasally administered malaria vaccine prevented parasite transmission from infected mice to mosquitoes and could play an important role in the fight against human malaria. - American Society for Microbiology, via EurekAlert!, a service of AAAS via ScienceDaily

►December 20, 2009 - Shingles vaccine recommended over 'blood purifier' - Hattiesburg American

►December 20, 2009 - 12/20 Social Security: Actress, doctor in spotlight in flu prevention campaign - Lufkin Daily News - "Academy Award winner Patty Duke and the former head of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, David Kessler, M.D., have teamed with Social Security to launch a flu prevention public service campaign. Ms. Duke and Dr. Kessler are featured in a new public service announcement letting people know some simple steps they can take to prevent the spread of the flu, as well as the fact that most business with Social Security can be done online by visiting socialsecurity.gov."

►December 20, 2009 - Mumps outbreak in New York hits vaccinated children - Examiner.com

►December 20, 2009 - Mumps Strikes New York Area Jewish Communities - Arutz Sheva

►December 19, 2009 - Animal extremists proven wrong - San Antonio Express-News - "We are losing the war with extremist groups who are convincing the American public that animals are not needed to advance medicine and science. A recent poll found that 64 percent of Americans supported the use of animals in research in 2004. By December 2008, only 54 percent supported their use."

* ►December 19, 2009 - Don't require health workers to get vaccine - letter - Billings Gazette - "So is RiverStone Health (the Yellowstone City-County Health Department) proud to be the first health facility in Montana to make the flu shot mandatory for employees?"

►December 19, 2009 - More than 1,000 show up for swine flu vaccine - The Post-Standard via Syracuse.com

►December 19, 2009 - H1N1-vaccine hysterics need dose of reality - commentary - Orlando Sentinel

►December 19, 2009 - Minn. mom's suspicions confirmed: CDC finds increase in autism cases - KARE11.com

* ►December 19, 2009 - Mumps cases reach 152 in Monsey area as part of large US outbreak - The Journal News via LoHud.com - "Dr. Yakov Tendler, a Monsey internist whose patients include many many of the Orthodox community, said that he has treated some adults with mumps who had been fully immunized but contracted the disease from a child. 'There are a lot of crazies out there who are putting their children and everyone else at risk,' he said. Religious leaders have to make it clear that children must be vaccinated, he said. 'The rabbinic community has to chastise congregants who are not vaccinating,' he said."

►December 18, 2009 - More mumps cases reported in Monsey area - The Journal News via LoHud.com

►December 18, 2009 - Testing group data shows swine flu waning in U.S. - Reuters

►December 18, 2009 - Roundy's says it will give H1N1 flu vaccines for free - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

►December 18, 2009 - NY steps up H1N1 vaccine dispersal - Chain pharmacies to receive doses next week - Ithaca Journal

* ►December 18, 2009 - Texas school districts could lose state funding from swine flu-related absences - Dallas Morning News

* ►December 18, 2009 - 2 Kidney Recipients Contract Brain Disease From Donor (requires registration) - The New York Times - "Two transplant patients are critically ill with a rare brain infection that was transmitted to them by kidneys taken from a donor at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, health officials reported on Friday. The same infection probably killed the organ donor, but it was not diagnosed; his doctors thought he had an autoimmune disease. Two other patients also received heart and liver transplants from the donor, but neither has become ill."

* ►December 18, 2009 - GAVI Alliance Honours 15 Countries For Outstanding Performance In Raising Child Health And Immunisation - MaximsNewsNetwork - "Fifteen ministers of health from low-income countries were recognized recently for their outstanding performance in raising child health and immunisation at a meeting last month of the GAVI Alliance Forum in Hanoi that included 400 immunisation experts, health ministers from 30 countries, as well as representatives from the World Health Organization, UNICEF, Save the Children, the World Bank, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and key NGOs, agencies and donors. 'With our celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, it is very rewarding to see that Vietnam is making such progress,' said human rights advocate and GAVI Board Chair Mary Robinson."

►December 18, 2009 - Mbeki comes to Manto's defence - News 24 - "Former president Thabo Mbeki on Thursday defended his good friend, Manto Tshabalala-Msimang, via his spokesperson and denied that thousands of South Africans have died due to the previous government's Aids policy."

►December 18, 2009 -Pharmacist authorized to give injections - Williams Lake Tribune

►December 18, 2009 - Novartis meningococcal vaccine Menveo® recommended for approval in the European Union for prevention of disease in adolescents and adults - PipelineReview.com

►December 18, 2009 - Pfizer Eyes China Growth (free preview) - Wall Street Journal

►December 18, 2009 - Measles - Science-Based Medicine

►December 18, 2009 - No stickers when shots were given for smallpox - Patriot-News via Pennlive.com

►December 18, 2009 - One percent of U.S. children have autism: study - Reuters

* ►December 17, 2009 - Kansas Man Contracts GBS After H1N1 Shot - Doctors Don’t Confirm Connection Between Shot, Syndrome (includes video) - KCTV Kansas City

* ►December 17, 2009 - Millions of flu jab orders canceled - Kathimerini - "Sources at the ministry told Kathimerini that the government has already sent an advance payment to the pharmaceutical firms, which covers the cost of the some 3.6 million doses of the vaccine that Greece has received already. Meanwhile, the ministry’s statistics indicate that citizens remain skeptical about taking the swine flu vaccine more than a month after a government inoculation drive, with only 319,188 people having received the jab."

* ►December 17, 2009 - Intranasal flu mist given to wrong child (includes video) - The Frederick News-Post

►December 17, 2009 - Young Calgarian Killed By H1N1 Flu - Albertans urged to get vaccinated - Calgary Herald

►December 17, 2009 - U.S. Health Officials Urge H1N1 Shots for All Groups - Wall Street Journal

►December 17, 2009 - Swine Flu Means Killer Winter Influenza May Not Come - Bloomberg

►December 17, 2009 - Serbia starts swine flu inoculations amid confusion - Monsters & Critics

►December 17, 2009 - Eight Hundred Thousand Misdiagnosed in Swine Flu Farce - NaturalNews.com

►December 17, 2009 - Senator Grassley Calls for Financial Disclosure from Medical Groups - NaturalNews.com

►December 17, 2009 - Liberia:Polio Hits Montserrado - AllAfrica.com

►December 16, 2009 - Treating autism - letter - Chicago Tribune

►December 16, 2009 - Abt Associates to Assist CDC in Evaluating Effectiveness of Influenza Vaccines Among Pregnant Women - press release - Abt Associates via PRNewswire

►December 16, 2009 - H1N1 vaccine recalled, but kids are safe - DesMoinesRegister.com

►December 15, 2009 - 79 People in Norway Lose Ability of Taste and Smell After Swine Flu Vaccine - The Flu Case

►December 15, 2009 - Three H1N1 Vaccine Studies Confirm Doses Needed for Immunogenicity - Doctor's Guide

►December 14, 2009 - Take The NAMI Survey On Pharma Influence - Furious Seasons

►December 12, 2009 - A bad bioweapons decision - The Obama administration needs to take another look at how to curb biological weapons. (editorial) - Los Angeles Times
 
►December 11, 2009 - Intercell signs vaccine deal with GlaxoSmithKline - Marketwatch

►December 11, 2009 - Siga Tech Drops As Government Changes Smallpox Request (free preview) - Wall Street Journal

►December 11, 2009 - Severity of H1N1 Reassesed - Study finds that the H1N1 virus may harm fewer Americans than earlier anticipated - The Harvard Crimson

* ►December 11, 2009 - Fergus On Flu: Legacy of 'junk science' affecting vaccine uptake - BBC

►December 10, 2009 - Health Workers Near 50 Percent Vaccination Rate - Occupational Health Safety

►December 10, 2009 - Flu jab call after new mum dies - The family of a new mother who died of swine flu have urged all pregnant women to get vaccinated against the illness. - Evening Times, UK

►December 10, 2009 - HPV vaccine destroyed in Trempealeau County - WKBT LaCrosse

►December 10, 2009 - Yet another bad day for the anti-vaccine movement - Respectful Insolence via ScienceBlogs

►December 8, 2009 - Researchers Questions Tamiflu's Effectiveness - Doctors Say Popular Drug May Not Be Very Effective in Cutting Flu Severity - MedPage Today via ABC News

►December 8, 2009 - Researchers finds hidden sensory system in the skin - Persons lacking known nerve receptors can still touch and feel; may shed light on causes of unexplained pain such as fibromyalgia - Integrated Tissue Dynamics (INTIDYN) via EurekAlert!

►December 5, 2009 - Albertans slow to embrace H1N1 vaccine - Calgary Herald

* ►December 3, 2009 - VIDEO: Big Island resolves to oppose mandatory flu vaccinations - Big Island Video News

►November 30, 2009 - Dr. Manoj Jain: Culture, media filter views of flu vaccine - The Commercial Appeal

* ►November 5, 2009 - Pivotal Study Finds: Elevated Mercury Body-Burden in Autism (pdf) - press release - CoMeD via http://mercury-freedrugs.org

►November 3, 2009 - Refusing their own medicine: Vaccination policy spurs legal action - Las Vegas Review-Journal

►October 26, 2009 - Mandatory vaccines? - Local officials weigh in on the controversy surrounding required seasonal shots - Wyoming Tribune Eagle

►October 25, 2009 - Ignore the hysterics; get swine flu vaccine - editorial (requires registration) - Boston Globe

►October 11, 2009 - H1N1 vaccine: Past reactions have parents shrugging off the experts - Chicago Tribune

►October 10, 2009 - Hospitals outline vaccination policies - Bismarck Tribune

Long Island Autism Fair at Farmingdale State University of New York, Melville, NY - The Long Island Autism Fair was founded in 2004 as a comprehensive event for parents & professionals in the autism community. Our next event to be Sunday, April 18th, 2010 at Farmingdale State College from 9AM-6PM

The Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development (CHILD) Study - A National Study of 5,000 children born in different provinces across Canada who will be followed until 5 years of age - http://canadianchildstudy.ca

Flu Inc.: How vaccines became big business - CTV

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