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Germ theory: how scientists found out what makes us ill and saved million of lives

Germ theory is the scientific theory that tells us that some illnesses are generates by viruses, bacteria, parasites and was first inventigates thoroughly and coined by John Snow and Englishman who was doing research on the cholera cases which showed up in London in 1854. He was helped in 1884 by Robert Koch’s experiments in […]

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Why vaccines work?

It is not because we say so. Vaccines work because they were built for this purpose: to prevent diseases. Joe Hanson, Ph. D., explains what vaccines are and how they protect ourselves. Many kids had issues with polio and measles until a few decades back and many of them would paralyze or die because of […]

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Go get a flu shot. Flu season is here.

Some guys told me that they got ill when they got a flu shot. Well, they didn’t got sick, their bodies reacted to the inactivated virus and triggered signals, like fever, to occur, but they were not ill at all. Go get your flu shot and, if you feel sick, then you need to be […]

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Vaccines and herd immunity

The power of vaccines is three-fold: it prepares your body to fight with a virus/bacteria, it protects others that cannot be vaccinated and, at groups or population level, it blocks the spreading of diseases. Herd immunity is the situation where an entire population is vaccinated and therefore all are protected since there is no way […]

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2 minutes to understand that vaccines save your kid’s life

It is appalling to see the increase of death among people who could’ve been saved if they took those damn vaccines. People don’t even comprehend what the heck they are doing as they prepare the way for a disaster due to refusal of vaccination. Vaccination is one of the best things that science has done […]

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Stephen Colbert takes a stance on anti-vaxers

The Colbert ReportGet More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video Archive We know that anti-vaccine movement is doing a hell of a job, literally. Kids have started having diseases that were not an issue a few years ago because some hysteric mothers believe that vaccines are bad. They don’t know the difference between […]

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Anti-vaxers got it wrong

Why? Because most of them do not understand how a vaccine works or how the vaccines protected millions of people from death. Of course, overly protective mothers (and along them a ton of bull-shit dads who would know better since you’d expect a man to be more logical in reasoning) have heard that vaccines are […]

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Skeptics, the gatekeepers of scientific truth – learn about the vaccine

Skeptics are those guys who rely only on scientific evidence in order to know if something is true or not. I say that they are the gatekeepers of scientific truth, because many things that sound scient-ish and are sold as absolute truths, are in fact, actions of con mans or simply misguided befiels. Did you […]

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