Speaking out against HB388 promoting flu vaccines in TN

Listen to the recent congressional committee review in Nashville where a father shuts down representatives from the American Academy of Pediatrics with the research about the ineffectiveness and harms of the flu vaccine.

 

Read the proposed HB388 text.

Sources referenced in the committee address:

Vaccines for preventing influenza in healthy children – Cochrane

http://www.cochrane.org/CD004879/ARI_vaccines-for-preventing-influenza-in-healthy-children

Belief, not science, is behind flu jab promotion, new report says

http://www.bmj.com/content/345/bmj.e7856

Annual influenza vaccination affects the development of heterosubtypic immunity

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0264410X12006329

Vaccination against human influenza A/H3N2 virus prevents the induction of heterosubtypic immunity against lethal infection with avian influenza A/H5N1 virus

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19440239

Assessment of the efficacy and effectiveness of influenza vaccines in healthy children; systematic review

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140673605179847

Association between the 2008–09 Seasonal Influenza Vaccine and Pandemic H1N1 Illness during Spring–Summer 2009- Four Observational Studies from Canada

http://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.1000258