What exactly is inside a flu shot? Formaldehyde and chicken eggs http://t.co/HOhbvuhcoJ pic.twitter.com/zt4wQltOyu — WIRED (@WIRED) October 14, 2015 ALL FLU VACCINES start with flu viruses: genetic material packaged in an envelope of proteins and fats, studded with yet more proteins—antigens—that push the body’s immune system into action. Manufacturers growContinue Reading

http://health.clevelandclinic.org/2015/10/dont-buy-vaccine-myths/ Myth 1: Vaccines cause autism This myth persists despite ample evidence disputing it. For example, in a large-scale study (more than 95,000 children) published in 2015, researchers found no link between having the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine and the risk of developing autism. Perhaps even more important, there was noContinue Reading

http://tvnz.co.nz/world-news/ebola-vaccines-and-treatments-being-considered-6058031 Scientists are racing to begin the first human safety tests of two experimental Ebola vaccines. A vaccine developed by researchers at the National Institutes of Health has been fast-tracked by regulators and is expected to begin its first human safety trial this fall. The vaccine is based on aContinue Reading