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Science writer rips Jenny McCarthy after she denies being anti-vaccine

Jenny McCarthy doesn’t want you to think she’s “anti-vaccine,” although she hasn’t changed her views nearly as much as she claims. The “View” co-host published an op-ed column Saturday in the Chicago Sun-Times that leaves out some of her past claims about vaccines and their disproven link to autism. “I…

I wish this was over, but it’s not

Very good news from the world of medicine—The Lancet has completely retracted the article they published in 1998 by Andrew Wakefield that links autism to vaccines. As Phil Plait notes, the link between vaccines and autism has been discredited for a long time, but this is basically the end of…