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Archives for November 1, 2010

What does it mean to be “anti-vaccine”?

“Anti-vaccine.” I regularly throw that word around — and, most of the time, with good reason. Many skeptics and defenders of SBM also throw that word around, again with good reason most of the time. There really is a shocking amount of anti-vaccine sentiment out there. But what does “anti-vaccine” really mean? What is “anti-vaccine”?…