A Closer Look At The Anti-Vaccination Debate
Here's a look at some of the back and forth between the medical community and vaccine-skeptical parents.By Madison Burke | February 4, 2015
Vaccines are all over the headlines this week, but there's been a back and forth between the medical community and vaccine-skeptical parents for well over a decade. Here are some of the high points to get you caught up.
In 1998, a now-famous study in the journal The Lancet claimed to have discovered a link between the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine and developmental disorders like autism.
"Without a doubt in my mind, I believe vaccinations triggered Evan's autism," Jenny McCarthy said.