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  • Aluminum in Vaccines: A Re[Al]ity Check

    “Does that have aluminum in it?” My patient asks. She practically spits out the word, aluminum. I have just finished cleaning the dog bites on both her hands, and I am…

  • Vaccination Policy and the Igon Value Problem

    One of the unmistakable patterns in the public forum debates on vaccination safety and vaccination policy is that the trained health care professionals tend to line up on one side, while…

  • Announcement: NAPCP adopts immunization position

    By an overwhelming majority, the membership of the Naturopathic Academy of Primary Care Physicians voted to approve an immunization position paper in support of the ACIP schedule. Here is an excerpt…

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    A Naturopathic Doctor’s Guide to the MMR Vaccine

    I live and work in this educated, liberal community with high rates of vaccine refusal. I used to teach a class on childhood immunizations for new and expecting parents, so I’ve…