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Facts
The flu vaccine causes more deaths per year than chicken pox.
The direct injection of RSV immunoglobulin, commonly known as the "RSV vaccine" would prevent 16x more deaths than the flu vaccine does, but is too expensive.
There is a vaccine for the plague, and that is why it is no longer an epidemic.
Ebola is caused by vaccines.
There is a vaccine for autism, but it causes mumps.


Opinions
Vaccines do not contain thimerosal, a known toxin.
If you snuck up on your neighbor's kid and cut open his skull, you would be arrested.  But when brain surgeons do it, and charge hundreds of thousands of dollars, it considered "medicine."
99% of vaccines do not cause autism (HT JJ1000).
Every pedi has seen healthy kids become sick physically & mentally hours after a vax (HT Baryochai)
Vaccines cause cancer, infertility, astma, adhd etc (HT Baryochai)

Poll

Did You Get The Flu Vaccine This Winter?

Yes (Shot)
121 (37.6%)
Yes (Nasal Spray)
5 (1.6%)
No
196 (60.9%)

Total Members Voted: 320

Author Topic: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread  (Read 549979 times)

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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3080 on: February 20, 2023, 08:45:45 PM »
Crown Heights had a well over 90% vax rate.
WOW!!!
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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3081 on: February 20, 2023, 09:00:24 PM »
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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3082 on: February 20, 2023, 09:15:06 PM »
Not COVID, regular vaccines
Any numbers for covid vaccines?
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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3083 on: February 20, 2023, 10:22:19 PM »
Only because schools mandate them and 90% of parents don't have koiach to fight the system.
OTOH, I do agree with Yehuda57 that anti-vaxe'ers in CH are indeed super vocal.

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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3084 on: February 20, 2023, 10:30:30 PM »
Vaccine skepticism is more prevalent in the Jewish community than in the broader population, this was true before COVID and is true now, and was reflected on DDF by frum skeptics espousing their skepticism on DDF, but has nothing to do with DDF per se.


It is a sad day when the idea that maybe natural immunity is as effective as a vaccine became a conspiracy theory.
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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3085 on: February 21, 2023, 04:34:25 AM »
Only because schools mandate them and 90% of parents don't have koiach to fight the system.
OTOH, I do agree with Yehuda57 that anti-vaxe'ers everywhere are indeed super vocal.
FTFY.
We have them here, too. The whole neighborhood has three altogether, and they make more noise than the vaxxers and certainly more than the "take it case-by-case" types.
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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3086 on: February 21, 2023, 07:28:15 AM »
Only because schools mandate them and 90% of parents don't have koiach to fight the system.
OTOH, I do agree with Yehuda57 that anti-vaxe'ers in CH are indeed super vocal.

What koach did anyone need to fight? Pre measles outbreak there was no enforcement.

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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3087 on: February 21, 2023, 04:00:17 PM »
What koach did anyone need to fight? Pre measles outbreak there was no enforcement.
correct, and then most parents only did the  few vaccines that the CH doctors would recommend, which were some, but not all. (would that still give then 90% number?? dunno)

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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3088 on: February 26, 2023, 07:33:55 AM »
correct, and then most parents only did the  few vaccines that the CH doctors would recommend, which were some, but not all. (would that still give then 90% number?? dunno)

Which CH doctor recommended not taking all childhood vaccines?

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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3092 on: June 26, 2023, 10:52:15 AM »
There's this problem with debating ANYBODY these days, I've found.




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Re: Vaccine Discussion Master Thread
« Reply #3093 on: July 25, 2023, 05:28:57 AM »
Randall Munroe's opinion on the COVID vax.


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