News Updates

September 2019

THE leading researcher in the development of the cervical cancer vaccine, Gardasil, has called it a “public health experiment” and has warned that parents must be made aware of the serious adverse events associated with its use. https://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/health/cervical-cancer-jab-researcher-warns-of-risks-129272.html

Pinterest will direct vaccine searches to major health groups | Article Reuters: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-pinterest-vaccines/pinterest-will-direct-vaccine-searches-to-major-health-groups-idUSKCN1VJ03R

Government ‘told of swine flu drug trouble in Sweden’ before roll-out started: https://m.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/government-told-of-swine-flu-drug-trouble-in-sweden-before-rollout-started-38450028.html

The government of India is dispensing 70,000 bottles of a homeopathic medicine to help prevent Dengue fever.
https://www.thehansindia.com/telangana/government-out-to-keep-dengue-other-fevers-at-bay-with-homoeopathy-562014

Spain to ban homeopathy and acupuncture!
https://medicine.news.am/eng/news/23552/spain-plans-to-ban-acupuncture-and-homeopathy.html

August 2019

That Australian “research” and homeopathy…
https://www.yourhealthyourchoice.com.au/news-features/nhmrc-buckles-under-public-pressure-and-releases-first-report-on-homeopathy/?
and here
https://www.hri-research.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/3-CEO-statement-signed.pdf

Homeopathy to remain reimbursable in Luxembourg
Author: France Clarinval|Update: 24.08.2019 11:05
https://today.rtl.lu/news/luxembourg/a/1393668.html

US opioid ruling redraws the lines for Big Pharma
About 400,000 people are thought to have died in US opioid epidemic
https://www.irishtimes.com/business/health-pharma/us-opioid-ruling-redraws-the-lines-for-big-pharma-1.4002364

Pharmaceutical Company Found Guilty of Fuelling Opioid Epidemic But Sponsored Skeptics Continue Attacks on Safe Alternatives
“An Oklahoma judge has found Johnson & Johnson liable in a lawsuit claiming the giant drug maker helped fuel the deadly opioid epidemic in the state. https://homeopathyresource.wordpress.com/2019/08/26/pharmaceutical-company-found-guilty-of-fuelling-opioid-epidemic-but-sponsored-skeptics-continue-attacks-on-safe-alternatives/

Prof Christine Stabell Benn on Twitter: “I can unfortunately give you several examples: 1) High-titre measles vaccine was introduced in 1989, it prevented measles but turned out to be associated with 2-fold increased female mortality. It was withdrawn by WHO in 1992
https://mobile.twitter.com/StabellBenn/status/1165669484918689793

Prof Christine Stabell Benn on Twitter: “Appreciate that acclaimed researcher @PGtzsche1 reviews the evidence for non-specific effects #NSEvac of DTP vaccine. Many researchers shy away from this controversial topic. The data is worryingly consistent: DTP is associated with increased female mortality. Await response @WHO https://t.co/oXuir1qKV7”
https://mobile.twitter.com/StabellBenn/status/1165906170571317249

The importance of randomised vs non-randomised trials – The Lancet
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(19)31129-8/fulltext

Berlin Wall homeopathic remedy in the media
https://www.google.com/search?client=firefox-b-d&q=berlin+wall+remedy+homeopathy

“Anti-vaxxers are monitored on social media – HSE”
https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/health/antivaxxers-are-monitored-on-social-media-hse-38418860.html

A second look at vaccination – answers that cannot be questioned – Dr. Malcolm Kendrick
https://drmalcolmkendrick.org/2019/07/29/a-second-look-at-vaccination-answers-that-cannot-be-questioned/

All over the news, Boris Johnson, pushing MMR vaccine uptake and vowing to take action against “anti-vaxxers” on social media. (He’s also pushing GM crops)
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/boris-johnson-anti-vaxx-movement-vaccination-parents-children-mmr-measles-a9064496.html

Despite a new vaccine to prevent Ebola, it’s back worse than ever – 2,000 dead in the last year
Daily Telegraph: “Ebola’s return: The virus has killed nearly 2,000 – why is it back?” https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/congos-ebola-outbreak/

‘The Devil We Know:’ How DuPont Poisoned the World with Teflon
https://www.organicconsumers.org/blog/devil-we-know-how-dupont-poisoned-world-teflon

Irish Healthcare: “our national debt expanded by a massive €5BN in a year to €206BN?” “This Government has increased health spending by 70%, or €7 billion euros, since it came to office”

Irish Independent: More than one million people now waiting for healthcare
https://m.independent.ie/irish-news/health/more-than-one-million-people-now-waiting-for-healthcare-38388199.html

Birth control implant moves from woman’s arm to lung, found after 3 months of bleeding:
https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/birth-control-implant-moves-from-womans-arm-to-lung-found-after-3-months-of-bleeding

July 2019

Gardasil controversy: Freedom of Information disclosure reveals more deaths in Australia after HPV vaccination – CHANGING TIMES: https://changingtimes.media/2019/07/20/gardasil-controversy-freedom-of-information-disclosure-reveals-more-deaths-in-australia-after-hpv-vaccination/

Three more countries set to phase out dental amalgam fillings | July | 2019 | News https://www.wddty.com/news/2019/07/three-more-countries-set-to-phase-out-dental-amalgam-fillings.html?

Journalistic bias again… Japanese court rules against journalist in HPV vaccine defamation case | Science | AAAS
https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/03/japanese-court-rules-against-journalist-hpv-vaccine-defamation-case?

The Four Ordinary People Who Took On Big Pharma

Six patients are reportedly cured of psoriasis after starting homeopathy | Daily Mail Online: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-7213993/Six-patients-reportedly-cured-psoriasis-starting-homeopathy.html

Control Groups With No Cancers In Hormesis Data Sets

July 2019 | 2019 | Three more countries set to phase out dental amalgam fillings | July | 2019 | News | What Doctors Don’t Tell You

Harvard Study Reveals Religious Upbringing Better for Kids’ Health, Well-Being: https://stream.org/new-study-reveals-religious-upbringing-better-kids-health-well/

“Amazon Just Banned My Dad’s Therapy Books, Caving to LGBT Activists”
http://click.heritage.org/s0oS3ex0uHrT0M1pZE30s0T

How Wikipedia Is Manipulating Your Health: https://everlast.mercola.com/r/?id=h2733df6d,1d1e420a,1d4a2860&et_cid=DM299975&et_rid=657710957

How long do vaccines last? The surprising answers may help protect people longer | Science | AAAS:
https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/04/how-long-do-vaccines-last-surprising-answers-may-help-protect-people-longer?

Paper Says Some Psychiatric Diagnoses “Scientifically Meaningless”
https://wmbriggs.com/post/27600/

A Pediatric psychiatrist who developed a university’s psychiatric school has been sacked for not buying into gender realignment for kids:
Allan Josephson: Gender Activists Exploit Kids | National Review:
https://www.nationalreview.com/2019/07/allen-josephson-gender-dissenter-gets-fired/

Low-Hanging Molecules Have Already Been Picked—Most New Drugs Provide No Benefit: https://wmbriggs.com/post/27642/

Marijuana Damages Young Brains
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/16/opinion/marijuana-brain-effects.html?

“Social media – are just now in the process of introducing algorithms to screen out key words that suggest support for CAM or ‘deviant’ ideas about health and disease.  E.g. see here: https://www.fastcompany.com/90223904/facebook-deletes-alternative-health-pages-as-the-war-on-fake-news-escalates

Dose of common cold virus ‘could help cure cancer in just a week’: https://m.independent.ie/irish-news/health/dose-of-common-cold-virus-could-help-cure-cancer-in-just-a-week-38284224.html

Measles spike raises fears that virus has evolved and vaccine is not providing immunity | 7NEWS.com.au
https://7news.com.au/news/public-health/measles-spike-raises-fears-that-virus-has-evolved-and-vaccine-is-not-providing-immunity-c-182822

Great article supportive of homeopathy: Mail Online:
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-7194391/DR-MAX-MIND-DOCTOR-Homeopathy-worked-not-offer-NHS.html

EXCLUSIVE: Google to block all anti-cancer, “anti-vax” and anti-GMO websites at the browser level as tech giant goes all-in with pharma drug cartels – NaturalNews.com
https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-07-02-google-to-block-all-anti-cancer-anti-vax-and-anti-gmo-websites-at-the-browser-level.html

Fully Vaccinated vs. Unvaccinated — Part 2 The Science • Children’s Health Defense
https://childrenshealthdefense.org/news/government-corruption/fully-vaccinated-vs-unvaccinated-part-2/

High cholesterol ‘does not cause heart disease’ new research finds, so treating with statins a ‘waste of time’
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/2016/06/12/high-cholesterol-does-not-cause-heart-disease-new-research-finds/?

June 2019

Tribunal Says China Uses Coercion in Organ Harvesting, Targets Religious Minorities: http://www.ncregister.com/daily-news/tribunal-says-china-uses-coercion-in-organ-harvesting-targets-religious-min

Impact of Influenza Vaccination on Seasonal Mortality in the US Elderly Population | Geriatrics | JAMA Internal Medicine | JAMA Network
(hint: it don’t work!): https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/486407

Does a New Hepatitis Vaccine Cause Heart Attacks? | Medpage Today
https://www.medpagetoday.com/blogs/revolutionandrevelation/67019?

Susan on Twitter: “The British Medical Journal BMJ online poll on compulsory Measles vaccination: 72% against, 28% for. Just before poll closes, the figures are changed around! Some people had taken photo shots and BMJ was challenged. They ‘corrected the mistake’.
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/bayer-donates-50-000-to-the-association-of-foreign-correspondents-in-the-united-states-300865376.html?

“The British Medical Journal BMJ online poll on compulsory Measles vaccination: 72% against, 28% for. Just before poll closes, the figures are changed around! Some people had taken photo shots and BMJ was challenged. They ‘corrected the mistake’.
https://mobile.twitter.com/SuzieQT11/status/1140100809834713088

Diagnostic manuals for medics are increasingly becoming political rather than medical or scientific, as this article explains “Political Activism Supplants Medical Evidence in New International Diagnostic Manual.”

Outrage over health minister’s bid to shift €198m HSE liability
https://m.independent.ie/irish-news/health/outrage-over-ministers-bid-to-shift-198m-hse-liability-38218239.html

Bayer Donates $50,000 to the Association of Foreign Correspondents in the United States: https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/bayer-donates-50-000-to-the-association-of-foreign-correspondents-in-the-united-states-300865376.html?

Does a New Hepatitis Vaccine Cause Heart Attacks? | Medpage Today
https://www.medpagetoday.com/blogs/revolutionandrevelation/67019?

“This article offers yet more proof of how vaccines have been imposed on a naive population who believe that “clinical safety trials” actually are conducted and authorised by the health agencies in various countries.”
https://vactruth.com/2019/06/07/the-vaccination-that-never-should-have-been-approved/

Ketamine trips are uncannily like near-death experiences

Italy: parents sentenced after child dies from homeopathic treatment
Parents were recently sentenced – 3 months suspended.
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/boy-ear-infection-death-homeopathy-italy-marco-marie-francesco-bonifazi-a8950431.html.

Two Samoa nurses plead guilty to manslaughter over baby deaths | RNZ News: https://www.rnz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/391179/two-samoa-nurses-plead-guilty-to-manslaughter-over-baby-deaths

Mumps epidemic: “Most of 12 confirmed cases of mumps in Alachua County involve UF students who were vaccinated”!: https://amp.news4jax.com/health/12-confirmed-cases-of-mumps-in-alachua-county?

Psychiatry: Prof Gotzche: CrossFit | The Depression Pill Epidemic
https://www.crossfit.com/health/the-depression-pill-epidemic

May 2019

World’s Rivers Awash with Antibiotics: https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/may/27/worlds-rivers-awash-with-dangerous-levels-of-antibiotics?

HPV vaccination: more than 100 adverse reaction cases excluded from public database in Australia
https://changingtimes.media/2019/05/26/hpv-vaccination-more-than-100-adverse-reaction-cases-excluded-from-public-database-in-australia/

“Hep B vaccine seems totally safe. We should give this to babies.
https://mobile.twitter.com/Kevin_Tuttle76/status/1133029527813337093

Stroke after Vaccination in United States. A Report from the CDC/FDA Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System. [1990–2010] (P01.009) | Neurology
https://n.neurology.org/content/78/1_Supplement/P01.009?

Millions did not die of measles s Sky News reported; see here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/measles-deaths-by-age-group-from-1980-to-2013-ons-data/measles-notifications-and-deaths-in-england-and-wales-1940-to-2013

Sweeping lawsuit accuses top generic drug companies, executives of fixing prices – 60 Minutes – CBS News: https://www.cbsnews.com/amp/news/sweeping-lawsuit-accuses-top-generic-drug-companies-executives-of-fixing-prices-60-minutes-2019-05-12/?

No connection between LDL cholesterol levels and heart disease, according to researchers: https://m.medicalxpress.com/news/2018-10-ldl-cholesterol-heart-disease.html? 

Unintended Consequences: Dirty Genes in Vaccines – The Vaccine Reaction: https://thevaccinereaction.org/2019/05/unintended-consequences-dirty-genes-in-vaccines/#.XN1DWV3xXBY.twitter

No evidence of safety trials for Flu vaccine in pregnancy:
Informed Consent Action Network v. United States Food and Drug Administration: https://www.pacermonitor.com/public/case/26345497/Informed_Consent_Action_Network_v_United_States_Food_and_Drug_Administration

Jun 2000, of upcoming study from Professor John O’Leary, Director of Pathology, Coombe Hosp, which found that 24 out of 25 children who developed autism after an apparently healthy infancy had the measles virus in their gut. https://mobile.twitter.com/vaccinecurious/status/1128765029548007426

Cervical cancer in a vaccinated woman!
‘Cancer has started a war with me’ – Brave woman, 25, opens up after devastating cervical cancer diagnosis
https://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/amy-anderson-cervical-cancer-gateshead-16281350?

Girl’s death after rabies shot hits raw nerve in China after vaccine scandals, China News – AsiaOne: https://www.asiaone.com/china/girls-death-after-rabies-shot-hits-raw-nerve-china-after-vaccine-scandals?

“In Merck’s own data, they told us of the risk of enhancing one’s risk for cervical cancer with their product. Just like Vioxx and Dengvaxia the warnings are in the pre-licensure data and yet FDA approved it. They also advise AGAINST screening for HPV before vaccination. Why?
https://mobile.twitter.com/eileeniorio/status/1129358249956913153

Eileen Iorio on Twitter: “Ireland: 74% increase in autism in 5 years. But measles is their biggest worry? They will tell you that the increase is just because doctors are better at diagnosing it now. Do they get better every year? They’ll be 100% better at it soon…
https://mobile.twitter.com/eileeniorio/status/1129513872266813440

OPEN LETTER TO LEGISLATORS REGARDING FETAL CELL DNA IN VACCINES (and their harm) – from a scientist and drug company owner

Meningitis after Vaccination in United States, a Report from the CDC/FDA Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System [1990–2010] (P03.243) | Neurology
https://n.neurology.org/content/78/1_Supplement/P03.243

Sweeping lawsuit accuses top generic drug companies, executives of fixing prices – 60 Minutes – CBS News

Former science chief: ‘MMR fears coming true’ | Daily Mail Online
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-376203/Former-science-chief-MMR-fears-coming-true.html

60 doctors, pharmacists charged in largest US opioid prescription bust
https://www.cincinnati.com/story/news/2019/04/17/opioid-pain-pill-federal-prescription-bust/3482202002/

Teen girl ‘paralysed by HPV vaccine’ in battle for therapy to save her life | Metro News: https://metro.co.uk/2019/04/26/teen-girl-paralysed-by-hpv-vaccine-in-battle-for-therapy-to-save-her-life-9324149/

Interesting feed: https://mobile.twitter.com/eileeniorio/status/1123907593288736775

April 2019

“Doctor and Newstalk presenter Ciara Kelly previously said there were zero safety concerns with the MMR vaccine but look what happened… (Of course she can’t tell us the long-term effects) https://twitter.com/Jimcorrsays/status/1116663756463976448

Dr Ciara Kelly Son’s MMR Injury.pdf | DocDroid
https://www.docdroid.net/O6HpSqp/dr-ciara-kelly-sons-mmr-injury.pdf

5 mothers sue New York City over mandatory measles vaccine order
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6925129/5-mothers-sue-New-York-City-mandatory-measles-vaccine-order.html

Micheal O’Cleirigh on Twitter: “When measles failed to be eradicated, public health experts decided that a 70% or 75% vaccination rate would secure herd immunity. When that proved wrong, the magic number rose to 80%, 83%, 85%, and then it became 90%,..
https://twitter.com/mocleirigh_o/status/1120810808987013121

Dengue vaccine fiasco leads to criminal charges for researcher in the Philippines | Science | AAAS
https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/04/dengue-vaccine-fiasco-leads-criminal-charges-researcher-philippines

Major measles epidemic in the region of Quebec despite a 99% vaccine coverage. – PubMed – NCBI https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1884314?

“UK Seroxat (Paxil) Litigation against GSK starts April 29, 2019
https://twitter.com/mocleirigh_o/status/1120854688734294017

Feds charge Rochester Drug Cooperative and CEO in first criminal case over opioids Index: https://abcnews.go.com/US/drug-executive-laurence-doud-iii-arrested-opioids/story?id=62575543

Book Review: T.A. Cavanaugh, Hippocrates’ Oath and Asclepius’ Snake: The Birth of the Medical Profession, Oxford University Press, 2018, 177pp., $29.95 (hbk), ISBN 9780190673673.
Reviewed by Marquis Berrey, University of Iowa
http://ndpr.nd.edu/news/hippocrates-oath-and-asclepius-snake-the-birth-of-the-medical-profession/

Special investigation – Vaccine trials on children worse than first thought
https://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/special-investigation–vaccine-trials-on-children-worse-than-first-thought-300247.html

Millions of euro paid in secret to doctors by firms
https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/millions-of-euro-paid-in-secret-to-doctors-by-firms-895946.html

Nearly 60 Doctors, Pharmacists, Medical Workers Charged In Major Opioid Bust : NPR https://www.npr.org/2019/04/17/714014919/nearly-60-docs-other-medical-workers-face-charges-in-federal-opioid-sting

Measles: Aaron Derfel, Montreal Gazette
The employee at the McGill University Health Centre who contracted the measles — and who might have inadvertently exposed dozens of patients to the highly contagious virus for several days at the end of March — had received the standard two shots years earlier, an MUHC infectious-diseases specialist said Monday. https://montrealgazette.com/news/local-news/health-worker-who-caught-measles-had-been-vaccinated-muhc?

After Century of Removing Appendixes, Docs Find Antibiotics can be Enough | Faculty of Medicine
https://forum.facmedicine.com/threads/after-century-of-removing-appendixes-docs-find-antibiotics-can-be-enough.37594/

Is personalised medicine the future?
https://www.vaticannews.va/en/vatican-city/news/2019-04/vatican-hosts-personalized-medicine-workshop.html
I’ve aready commented on it’s shortcomings here:
http://www.mayohomeopathy.ie/index.php/personalised-medicine-deluded/

Concordia professor condemns HPV vaccine after winning $270K federal grant to study it | National Post:
https://nationalpost.com/news/canada/concordia-professor-condemns-hpv-vaccine-after-winning-270k-federal-grant-to-study-it

mandatory vaccines but not mandatory disclosure of medical mistakes
Government blocked mandatory disclosure of medical mistakes last year
https://www.irishtimes.com/news/politics/government-blocked-mandatory-disclosure-of-medical-mistakes-last-year-1.3479601

Prevalence of cervical disease at age 20 after immunisation with bivalent HPV vaccine at age 12-13 in Scotland: retrospective population study | The BMJ: https://www.bmj.com/content/365/bmj.l116
interesting observation on cervical cancer in the vaccinated: https://twitter.com/eileeniorio/status/1113797989938679808

Mangaluru: Colourful event marks graduation day of Father Muller Homeopathy College” – Daijiworld.com
https://www.daijiworld.com/news/newsDisplay.aspx?newsID=576545

Severe tetanus in immunized patients with high anti-tetanus titers. – PubMed – NCBI https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1565228

We are angry and concerned today, having read the latest letter from the HSE immunisation office, to the parents of girls due to receive the 2nd #HPVvaccine shot… https://www.facebook.com/1211154052228483/posts/we-are-angry-and-concerned-today-having-read-the-latest-letter-from-the-hse-immu/2440362409307635/

“MINISTER HARRIS PRESENTS EVIDENCE OF HPV VACCINE DAMAGE – YET…
https://www.facebook.com/1211154052228483/posts/minister-harris-presents-evidence-of-hpv-vaccine-damage-yet-continues-policy-of-/2443156889028187/

Mystery solved: Northern Ontario toddler didn’t have measles, health unit says | CTV News
https://www.ctvnews.ca/health/mystery-solved-northern-ontario-toddler-didn-t-have-measles-health-unit-says-1.2257693

tonibark on Twitter: “Health Alert: 124 cases of measles now confirmed in Rockland County | https://t.co/J7P3Bvf2Y1 31 of 124 not vaccinated but 93 were https://twitter.com/doctorsensation/status/1111832822233346048

Public Health Officials Know: Recently Vaccinated Individuals Spread Disease https://www.cnbc.com/2015/03/03/globe-newswire-public-health-officials-know-recently-vaccinated-individuals-spread-disease.html

“HPV-related cancer rates affect vaccine uptake in Alabama, USA Health study says – Alabama NewsCenter” https://www.alabamanewscenter.com/2019/03/24/hpv-related-cancer-rates-affect-vaccine-uptake-in-alabama-usa-health-study-says/

Allium vegetables are associated with reduced risk of colorectal cancer: A hospital‐based matched case‐control study in China – Wu -Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/ajco.13133

March 2019

The right to know, or not know, the data from medical research
Emily Willingham at Aeon https://aeon.us5.list-manage.com/track/click?

A lowered probability of pregnancy in females in the USA aged 25–29 who received a human papillomavirus vaccine injection: Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A: Vol 81, No 14
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/15287394.2018.1477640

Infant mortality rates regressed against number of vaccine doses routinely given: Is there a biochemical or synergistic toxicity?
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3170075/

Harvard-Westlake students were vaccinated. Dozens caught whooping cough anyway – Los Angeles Times
https://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-ln-whooping-cough-vaccine-20190316-story.html (which is not new, eg: Mumps Makes a Comeback, Even Among the Vaccinated – The New York Times)

Medical Misinformation (RTE Radio 1)
Mary spoke to Rachel Alter, a public health communicator who focuses on vaccine education, and was joined in studio by Professor Brian O’Neill, Director and Dean of the Graduate Research School, TU Dublin and Maitiu O Tuathail, President of the National Association of General Practitioners.
https://www.rte.ie/radio/utils/radioplayer/rteradioweb.html#!rii=b9%5F21522727%5F83%5F07%2D03%2D2019%5F
or here: https://www.rte.ie/radio1/drivetime/

Most health supplements have no health value and should be taxed
https://www.irishtimes.com/opinion/most-health-supplements-have-no-health-value-and-should-be-taxed-1.3817879

Royal College of Physicians accused of ‘gerrymandering’ assisted suicide vote: Four doctors are taking the body to court over the survey

An Oxford University professor has accused the NHS’s only specialised clinic for transgender children of suppressing negative impacts of puberty blockers on children while undertaking experimental treatment on adolescents. Dr Michael Biggs, an associate professor at Oxford’s Department of Sociology claims https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2019/03/07/nhs-transgender-clinic-accused-covering-negative-impacts-puberty/

Prescription drugs implicated in most deaths by overdose
https://www.irishtimes.com/news/health/prescription-drugs-implicated-in-most-deaths-by-overdose-1.3818379

Big Pharma Is America’s New Mafia
https://www.thedailybeast.com/big-pharma-is-americas-new-mafia

Why Is Medicine So Expensive? A review of books on the subject:
https://www.nybooks.com/articles/2019/02/21/why-is-medicine-so-expensive/

“The study was funded by Novo Nordisk, a Danish pharmaceutical company. This itself creates a conflicted environment. But worse still, Novo Nordisk was recently fined $58m by the FDA for fraud.”
https://twitter.com/jonbruceharris/status/1105991686885236742

“US warship quarantined at sea due to virus outbreak” Because all the sailors were vaccinated against mumps but now have mumps, they are calling it “parotiditis” instead! https://www.cnn.com/2019/03/13/politics/us-warship-quarantined-virus/index.html

How income inequality affects our mental health
Drastic disparities of wealth are bad for rich and poor alike
Gillian Tett, Opinion FT Magazine

Hidden conflicts? Pharma payments to FDA advisers after drug approvals spark ethical concerns | Science | AAAS
https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/07/hidden-conflicts-pharma-payments-fda-advisers-after-drug-approvals-spark-ethical?

Arizona Lawmakers Pass Vaccine Parental Rights Bills In Face of Criticism
https://prepforthat.com/arizona-vaccine-house-bills-approval/

Re UK How’s vaccinating pregnant women for Whooping Cough working out for you England?
https://twitter.com/mocleirigh_o/status/1100714630907867136

“Dr. Fauci just lied under oath before congress. He was asked if the measles vaccine can cause encephalitis. His answer: “No”. The public booed. His colleague corrected him saying it was “rare”. The chair threatened to have members of the public removed.
https://twitter.com/eileeniorio/status/1100789003891154946

“Did you see #DTaP #vaccine PEDIACEL package insert? Sudden #Infant #Death Syndrome (#SIDS) is a documented adverse effect.
https://mobile.twitter.com/ViraBurnayeva/status/1100025862219542528

Arizona Lawmakers Pass Vaccine Parental Rights Bills In Face of Criticism
https://prepforthat.com/arizona-vaccine-house-bills-approval/

Government Research Confirms Measles Outbreaks Are Transmitted By The Vaccinated
https://www.collective-evolution.com/2018/10/31/government-research-confirms-measles-outbreaks-are-transmitted-by-the-vaccinated/

Cervical Cancer Rates Increase Despite Use of HPV Vaccine
https://thetruthaboutcancer.com/cervical-cancer-hpv/

Sanofi – again!
Sanofi faces indictment over deaths related to its dengue vaccine – STAT
https://www.statnews.com/pharmalot/2019/03/01/sanofi-philippines-dengue-vaccine/

an interesting find – Physicians for info
https://mobile.twitter.com/picphysicians/status/1098685065490505731

https://mobile.twitter.com/picphysicians/status/1099002162733088768

https://mobile.twitter.com/picphysicians/status/1099138038276460545

https://mobile.twitter.com/picphysicians/status/1099485331060113408

https://mobile.twitter.com/picphysicians/status/1101278395311243264

Influenza vaccination for healthcare workers who care for people aged 60 or older living in long-term care institutions. – PubMed – NCBI – not such a good idea!
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27251461

Aeon magazine
The body as machine- first imagined in 1927, now brought to new, animated life

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February 2019

Review of Irish consultant’s new book Is There a Cure for Medicine by Dr Seamus O’Mahoney:
https://blogs.bmj.com/bmj/2019/02/13/richard-smith-most-devastating-critique-medicine-since-medical-nemesis-ivan-illich/

in which Ivan Illich is referenced. see O’Mahoney’s article on Illich here:
https://www.rcpe.ac.uk/sites/default/files/jrcpe_46_2_omahony_0.pdf

‘CDC quietly changes who should avoid the MMR vaccine.They now state that ANYONE that “Has a parent, brother or sister with a history of immune system problems” should AVOID THE MMR VACCINE!’
https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/hcp/vis/vis-statements/mmr.html?

Court Ruling Confirms Merck’s Gardasil HPV Vaccine Kills People, but Did Anyone Even Notice? https://realfarmacy.com/court-ruling-confirms-mercks-gardasil-hpv-vaccine-kills-people-but-did-anyone-even-notice/

French Cancer Surgeon: Statistics Show HPV Gardasil Vaccine Linked to Increased Cervical Cancer Rates After Years of Decline Due to Pap Smear: https://realfarmacy.com/court-ruling-confirms-mercks-gardasil-hpv-vaccine-kills-people-but-did-anyone-even-notice/

BREAKING: FDA Sued for Recommending Untested, Unlicensed Flu Vaccine for Pregnant Women
https://vaccineimpact.com/2019/breaking-fda-sued-for-recommending-untested-unlicensed-flu-vaccine-for-pregnant-women/

Flu shot, anyone ? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWzmqe5bwf8 “Measles/MMR Vacc, anyone? Another flurry of rapid responses on bmj.com from usual suspects, more on way, so fresh comments welcome.”

The Real Risks of Marijuana Use

Smoking cannabis as teenager increases risk of depression by 40 per cent, Oxford study finds https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2019/02/13/smoking-cannabis-teenager-increases-risk-depression-40-per-cent/

Oral contraceptives could impair women’s recognition of complex emotions: Healthy women who use birth control pills are poorer judges of subtle facial expressions than non-users, according to new research – ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/02/190211083216.htm

The tricky business of gender identity | Standpoint
http://standpointmag.co.uk/features-february-2019-toby-young-tricky-business-gender-identity

2Former health minister attacks Harris over autism strategy” – remember, at least one member of Harris’s family is reputed to be on the spectrum:
https://www.rte.ie/news/2019/0124/1025271-reilly-criticises-harris/

“BREAKING: MERCK IN COURT FOR FRAUD OVER THE #HPVvaccine. “Jennifer’s lawyers brilliantly laid bare Merck’s anemic case for Gardasil, dissecting the science in withering presentations challenging both the efficacy and safety of the Gardasil vaccine…”
https://twitter.com/eileeniorio/status/1090330291921711105
and
https://childrenshealthdefense.org/news/court-hears-gardasil-science-and-moves-forward/?

Fears whooping cough vaccine gives children food allergies sparks major $4million trial
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6633835/Fears-whooping-cough-vaccine-gives-children-food-allergies-sparks-major-4million-trial.html

Dr. Richard Moskowitz MD On “Anti-Vaxxers”
https://www.ageofautism.com/2019/01/dr-richard-moskowitz-md-on-anti-vaxxers.html?

French Cancer Surgeon: Statistics Show HPV Gardasil Vaccine Linked to Increased Cervical Cancer Rates After Years of Decline Due to Pap Smears
http://vaccineimpact.com/2019/french-cancer-surgeon-statistics-show-hpv-gardasil-vaccine-linked-to-increased-cervical-cancer-rates-after-years-of-decline-due-to-pap-smears/

It’s billed as the “Encyclopedia that Anyone Can Edit.”
In reality, it’s far from it. How information is secretly manipulated on Wikipedia.
The Dark Side of Wikipedia

Arizona lawmaker: All ingredients, side effects must be disclosed before any vaccine
https://www.healthnutnews.com/arizona-lawmaker-all-ingredients-side-effects-must-be-disclosed-before-any-vaccine/

January 2019

Letter to the editor from a doctor defending homeopathy and the royal family using it
https://catholicherald.co.uk/magazine/letters-emails-12/

Information is one way of understanding our remedies. This idea is explored in a new book by physicist Paul Davies.
Could biological ‘information’ solve the mystery of life? | Financial Times
https://www.ft.com/content/18a58ac4-18cc-11e9-b93e-f4351a53f1c3
– And the book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Demon-Machine-Information-Finally-Solving/dp/024130959X/ref=sr_1_1?

For a more detailed understanding of homeopathic remedies and information, see
http://www.mayohomeopathy.ie/index.php/tag/information/

New Insight on placebo effect
Patient care and enzyme release appear crucial to placebo effect
https://www.irishtimes.com/news/science/patient-care-and-enzyme-release-appear-crucial-to-placebo-effect-1.3751370

Top cancer scientist dies after yellow fever vaccination | UK news | The Guardian
https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/jan/11/top-cancer-scientist-prof-martin-gore-dies-after-rare-reaction-to-yellow-fever-vaccination

I’ve documented problems with this vaccine before – and Sanofi –
Yellow fever vaccine made Michael Brabant mad
http://www.mayohomeopathy.ie/index.php/yellow-fever-vaccine-brabant-madness/

Fake Science – medical journals…
http://fullmeasure.news/news/cover-story/fake-science-08-06-2017

We all know the bias at Wikipedia re homeopathy – see Dana Ullman’s article https://www.huffpost.com/entry/dysfunction-at-wikipedia_b_5924226?

What Advocates of Legalizing Pot Don’t Want You to Know
The wave toward legalization ignores the serious health risks of marijuana.
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/04/opinion/marijuana-pot-health-risks-legalization.html?

a few questions for Bill Gates
https://m.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10155754782666510&set=a.10153406330586510&type=3&theater

Thousands of Indians die in unethical clinical trials – The National https://www.thenational.ae/world/asia/thousands-of-indians-die-in-unethical-clinical-trials-1.770992

Record levels of syphilis cases reported to HSE
https://www.irishtimes.com/news/health/record-levels-of-syphilis-cases-reported-to-hse-1.3714853

Merck Created Hit List to “Destroy,” “Neutralize” or “Discredit” Dissenting Doctors – CBS News http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505123_162-42841411/merck-created-hit-list-to-destroy-neutralize-or-discredit-dissenting-doctors/