Health Impact News Editor Comments: This article is from Discover Magazine, which is generally a pro-vaccine publication, and the author is a medical investigative journalist for the British medical journal (BMJ), who is not anti-vaccine. So it is not simply the anti-vaccine crowd that is complaining about the lack of science behind...
Come see our friend Jill Mays discuss her new book Your Child's Motor Development Story at the New Canaan Library on Wednesday 11/16 at 9:15 AM. She is gearing this talk to parents with an emphasis on the importance of sensory motor play in the baby through elementary years for healthy development, including social, emotional and neurological development. She will be sharing some of the most recent research findings on cognition and the brain that support the premise of the book.
Regardless of your view regarding the relationship between vaccines and autism, watching this movie is essential. It premiers in NYC on November 5th, but you can view it for free for the next few days (see link below).
If you are like many Americans, you want to know more about the long term safety record of all vaccines especially the newer ones like Gardasil for HPV (which is now recommended by the CDC for "All" 11 year old girls AND boys).
The movie is very well done and will have a huge impact.