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Autism and Vaccines

The possibility of a link between vaccines and autism, and the safety of vaccines and vaccination schedules in general, are among the hottest topics going in special-needs circles these days. Learn more about the issues, from all sides.
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Do Vaccines Cause Autism?
The controversy rages. Learn the pros and cons, and make up your own mind.

Before You Vaccinate Your Child
Even those who argue in favor of vaccinations admit that there are situations in which they should be withheld or given with caution. Is your child's disease or disorder on the list?

Join an E-mail List on Vaccine Safety
E-mail lists provide a great way to stay informed on the latest vaccine safety developments and findings, or to find other parents dealing with vaccination decisions or vaccine-injured children.

Book Review: The Vaccine Book
Dr. Robert Sears does the research for you on vaccine contents, side effects, scheduling and safety.

IOM FAQ: Thimerosal and Autism
The Institute of Medicine (IOM) investigated the possibility that the thimerosal in vaccines causes autism and issued a report that has been widely reported as proving that no connections exist. But in fact, the committee called for more research on the subject. Read this FAQ from the IOM for more on its findings.

IOM FAQ: Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine and Autism
The Institute of Medicine (IOM) investigated the possibility that the MMR vaccine causes autism and issued a report that has been widely reported as proving that no connections exist. But in fact, the committee called for more research on the subject. Read this FAQ from the IOM for more on its findings.

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