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Is the ‘autism epidemic’ real? Researchers say over-diagnosis to blame for spike in number of cases

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and other anti-vaccine crusaders have long and falsely blamed vaccines for breeding an “epidemic” of autism. But is the epidemic even real? According to the authors of a new study, the astonishing explosion in the number of diagnosed cases of autism is the result of a broadening of the definition of… Read More »

Real Health Podcast: The Brian O’Driscoll interview

Real Health Podcast: The Brian O’Driscoll interview Independent.ie There’s hope for the rest of us. Even former Irish rugby international Brian O’Driscoll enjoys his ‘cheat’ days. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/fitness/real-health-podcast-the-brian-odriscoll-interview-38277018.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article38277016.ece/aa352/AUTOCROP/h342/Real-Health-BOD.jpg Email There’s hope for the rest of us. Even former Irish rugby international Brian O’Driscoll enjoys his ‘cheat’ days. O’Driscoll, who hung up his boots and his… Read More »

Labelling people “anti-vaxxers” ignores real roots of their concerns

There’s no doubt everyone should vaccinate – but to combat “anti-vax” we must understand the legitimate reasons for some communities’ mistrust, says Furaha Asani Health | Comment 19 June 2019 Josie Ford By Furaha Asani MEASLES is making a shocking return to the US. At the heart of this return is a growing reluctance by… Read More »