Vaccine Preventable Outbreaks

The current vaccine-autism hysteria is taking its toll as this interactive map from the Council on Foreign Relations shows. Take a moment to drill down and see what is really happening. This week in Health Care Triage, Dr. Aaron Caroll provides a fascinating, must-watch 8 minute video look at how these ideas have developed. As you watch this, the references for each point are provided.

PositiveTip: Support important public health efforts to control infectious diseases through vaccination programs. They do save lives!