Vaccine misinformation is driving netizens to search for ‘clean blood’

AFP, published on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at 07:32 An anti-vaccination opponent who refuses a transfusion for life-saving surgery for fear of contagion, an organization that brings together unvaccinated donors: Misinformation about Covid-19 has led to a so-called “pure-blood” movement. The movement is promoting conspiracy theories that receiving transfusions from people vaccinated against Covid is … Read more

The study that shatters explanations of the causes of depression. And shake the pharmaceutical industry

A neurologist observes the results of an examination of one of her patients. ¬©¬©Fred TANNEAU / AFP Major study While a major study published in the UK calls into question the thesis that depression is caused by a lack of serotonin in the brain, many embarrassing questions are emerging about the merits of mass prescriptions … Read more

Covid-19 misinformation breathes new life into the anti-vaccine movement

AFP, published on Monday, July 04, 2022 at 09:25 As misinformation about Covid-19 continues to flourish, more parents in the United States are questioning whether other vaccines are necessary for their children and more and more adults prefer to go without injections, even those whose safety has long been proven. Because the politicization of vaccines … Read more