Essays Tagged: "MMR vaccine controversy"

MMR Vaccine or Poison.

MMR Jab - Vaccine or PoisonIntroduction"I have no doubt that the best thing you can do for your chil ... ntroduction"I have no doubt that the best thing you can do for your child is to give him or her the MMR vaccine. This is the safest way for you to protect your children against the dangers of measles, ... r - Northern Ireland (2002).On the other hand, Dr Andrew Wakefield (1998) -(a strong opposer to the MMR) - suggests that there is a link between MMR and autism.The individual parent decides, if their ...

(4 pages) 56 0 0.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The virus Paramyxovirus causes mumps. It effects humans of all

7 to 10 days. The mumps virus can stay in your body for 20 days or 3 weeks before symptoms appear.A vaccine, usually given to children in their second year of life can prevent mumps. The live mumps va ... f life can prevent mumps. The live mumps vaccine was invented and introduced in the 1960's. Now the vaccine is usually mixed with the measles and Rubella vaccines. Rubella is a type of German measles. ...

(1 pages) 1054 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The virus Paramyxovirus causes mumps. It effects humans of all

7 to 10 days. The mumps virus can stay in your body for 20 days or 3 weeks before symptoms appear.A vaccine, usually given to children in their second year of life can prevent mumps. The live mumps va ... f life can prevent mumps. The live mumps vaccine was invented and introduced in the 1960's. Now the vaccine is usually mixed with the measles and Rubella vaccines. Rubella is a type of German measles. ...

(1 pages) 367 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Vaccines & AutismControversial issue of relationships between autism and MMR vaccines.

Vaccines & AutismVaccines & AutismMMR vaccines have been around since the late 1960's. Children between the ages of zero to six need m ... ns are not mandated by the government. Considerable concern has been generated by theories that the MMR (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella) vaccine may be the cause of an apparent increase in the occurrence ... an apparent increase in the occurrence of autism among young children. This paper will explore the MMR vaccine, and why it could or could not cause Autism.What is Autism? Autism is one of a group of ...

(8 pages) 11 0 0.0 Apr/2011

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Do we need vaccinations?

hose people is a mother whose son was left severely brain damaged after receiving the controversial MMR vaccination as a baby. Scientists concluded that 'Robert's seizure occurred ten days after the v ... of autism is around 12 to 18 months, the same age that the CDC recommend that children receive the MMR vaccine.Wikipedia labels this as a "health scare" as Andrew Wakefield published a theory of his ...

(5 pages) 3 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology