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Rabies Disease Infographic

Dogs contribute up to 99% of all rabies transmissions to humans. Once neurological symptoms appear, rabies is almost 100% fatal. Be sure to vaccinate your pets, and seek immediate care if you are bitten by an animal. Feel free to download and share without modification.

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Human Papillomavirus Disease Infographic

HPV is a very common sexually-transmitted virus, and it is sneaky. It can be picked up from your very first sexual encounter, and you wouldn’t be aware it was there. The HPV vaccine currently protects against 9 strains of Human papillomavirus. All boys and girls should get the HPV vaccine during adolescence, to protect them […]

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Meningococcal Disease Infographic

Your brain and spinal cord are protected by membranes called the meninges. Meningitis is an acute inflammation of these membranes, and it can can be very destructive. Even with antibiotic treatment, the meningitis caused by Neisseria meningitidis has a fatality rate of 10% or more. If you survive, you may still be left with permanent […]

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“Vaxxed” Counter-Flyer

Would you like a flyer based on my movie review of Vaxxed that you can print out and share? Click below to download the PDF.

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“Vaxxed” a Perfect Storm of Myth and Hate

In Vaxxed: From Cover-up to Catastrophe, director Andrew Wakefield and producer Del Bigtree assert that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is not trustworthy as a source of vaccine safety information. They claim that the CDC hid evidence in one of its major studies that vaccines cause autism—and that African American boys are at the […]