Kat Von D, tired of 'getting a ton of hate,' says in video she's not a neo-Nazi nor anti-vax

Kat Von D, tired of 'getting a ton of hate,' says in video she's not a neo-Nazi nor anti-vax

Entrepreneur and tattoo artist Kat Von D addressed rumors that she's a Nazi and anti-vaxxer in YouTube video. Kat Von D, a new mom, makeup brand entrepreneur and celebrity tattoo artist, says in a new YouTube video, that she's neither a neo-Nazi nor an anti-vaxxer.

'I almost fell for anti-vaccination lies'

'I almost fell for anti-vaccination lies'

But that’s the problem The more people who choose not to vaccinate because of the perceived risk to their individual child, the lower the number in the herd, until it eventually swings out of our favour.

Teen Testifies On Vaccine Choice

Teen Testifies On Vaccine Choice

Speaking before Congress on Tuesday, Ethan Lindenberger of Norwalk, Ohio, said his mother believed online conspiracies about vaccines, leaving him and his siblings vulnerable to vaccine-preventable diseases, the Associated Press reported.

Paola Mayfield Ignores Haters After Vaccinating Son Axel

Paola Mayfield Ignores Haters After Vaccinating Son Axel

#provaccine #proinformation.” My baby boy had his first 💉vaccination today 🥺 Axel was so brave 💪🏻 just like his mommy💁🏻‍♀️ @russ_mayfield has been reading The Vaccine Book by Dr. Sears.

'Vaccines Cause Adults': Pediatric staff's response to anti-vaxxers after measles outbreak

'Vaccines Cause Adults': Pediatric staff's response to anti-vaxxers after measles outbreak

Disturbed by measles outbreaks in places like Oregon, Washington and their own Monroe County, workers at Legacy Pediatrics in Rochester, New York posed for a photo wearing T-shirts with a pro-vaccine message and shared it on Facebook.

Here's one way you definitely won't change an anti-vaxxer's opinion

Here's one way you definitely won't change an anti-vaxxer's opinion

Aggressive or dismissive language can make people less likely to vaccinate , while open, respectful discussion with a trusted individual can encourage hesitant parents towards vaccination.

Anti-vax dad at centre of measles outbreak makes stunning admission

Anti-vax dad at centre of measles outbreak makes stunning admission

Emmanuel Bilodeau, whose family is at the centre of a measles outbreak in Canada, has revealed he didn’t vaccinate his children because of fears about autism. Eight people, including two children, have died of measles in Ukraine this year.

Anti-vax mum sues school for kicking out her daughters

Anti-vax mum sues school for kicking out her daughters

Marina Williams' daughters aged 13 and 15 attended an upstate New York high school until the school refused to teach them after finding out their vaccination schedules were not up to date. The law says they have to be educated, they are refusing to do that." And he claims the girls are not a health risk.

The Illusory Link Between Vaccinations and Autism

The Illusory Link Between Vaccinations and Autism

In recent years, a large increase in the number of parents who are refusing to vaccinate their children has resulted in less protection against diseases like the measles not only for the unvaccinated children, but also for infants like mine who are still too young to receive vaccinations like the MMR.

Pregnant wife of NRL football star defends decision to not vaccinate kids

Pregnant wife of NRL football star defends decision to not vaccinate kids

The wife of NRL player Bryce Cartwright also reveals she won't be using nappies, instead she plans to teach her newborn where to poo. In her revealing Instagram Q&A, Shanelle also said she would also not to use nappies when her newborn arrives.

Antivaxxers and the Plague of Science Denial

Antivaxxers and the Plague of Science Denial

In 2014, Brendan Nyhan and colleagues published a study in which anti-vaccination attitudes among parents were countered by refuting claims about a vaccine-autism link and highlighting the dangers of not vaccinating by presenting information about the diseases the vaccines prevent, showing images of infected children, and providing a narrative about a mother hospitalizing her son with measles.

Boy asks internet how to get vaccinated without his mum finding out

Boy asks internet how to get vaccinated without his mum finding out

"What legal consequences can I face if I fake my parent's signature giving me consent to vaccinations besides the hepatitis vaccine?'' The boy wants to know the legal implications of forging his mother's signature.

7 things to know about the flu in kids, according to a pediatrician

7 things to know about the flu in kids, according to a pediatrician

While worry is normal, pediatrician Dr. Shilpa Patel of Rockleigh, New Jersey, shared what she wants parents to know and how to protect their children from flu. “You don’t have to have a fever with the flu,” said Patel.

Anti-vaccination: Byron Bay is a hotspot for low rates

Anti-vaccination: Byron Bay is a hotspot for low rates

Under new state government rules, their unvaccinated siblings will be banned from enrolling in preschool as part of its “No Jab, No Play” policy. Preschools say the “No Jab, No Play” pre-exclusion policy has encouraged some parents to vaccinate their children.

Pediatric flu death: Emma Splan, 6, died of complications of the flu

Pediatric flu death: Emma Splan, 6, died of complications of the flu

Knowing that Emma had received a flu shot and that they did everything they could have done for her helps her parents Christy Pugh and Dave Splan find comfort.

What's Herd Immunity, and How Does It Protect Us?

What's Herd Immunity, and How Does It Protect Us?

To have herd immunity and protect lots of people from disease, a very high percentage of people in any one area need to be vaccinated.

Aussie parents urged to vaccinate after surge in deadly meningococcal cases

Aussie parents urged to vaccinate after surge in deadly meningococcal cases

Australia’s peak science body is urging parents to make sure their children are vaccinated against meningococcal disease, after a recent spike in cases in Adelaide and the death of a seven-year-old boy in southwest Sydney.

Chickenpox parties: Doctors say it's a bad idea to skip the vaccine

Chickenpox parties: Doctors say it's a bad idea to skip the vaccine

Denver station KUSA 9News recently reported that a few private Facebook parenting groups in Colorado have been sharing information about pox parties, which were popular before the introduction of the chickenpox vaccine, Varicella, more than 20 years ago.