Vaccine Ingredients?!

Vaccine Ingredients?!

“I mean, I’m not the….wait, actually I am the expert. And even more than me, the researchers at the CDC and the infectious disease physicians are the experts. You really have to be careful about researching vaccine integrity and safety on Google, where anyone can be an expert.” She was offended, and possibly to a greater extent, unconvinced. Her fear of the inactive ingredients in vaccines – the trace aluminum mainly, prompted her to refuse the booster vaccines recommended for her daughter. What made this case so strange was that I have known and cared for this family for years. This relationship had depth, but the clear distrust of the allopathic medical community had taken root as well. I have no issue with wanting to discuss medical recommendations, but I do have an issue with assuming that knowledge obtained from non-expert, non…

Vaccines Dissected: Part 1

Vaccines Dissected: Part 1

I want to spend the next few weeks really delving into the dynamics of the argument against vaccines. A Facebook friend shared an article about the hazards of vaccines, under the premise of copious toxins within vaccines that will surely sicken your child or change his or her baseline constitution. It is an easy claim, and when you read the information sheets provided with vaccines the ingredient list can be overwhelming. However, without thorough research regarding vaccine ingredients and their innocuous presence in our general environment, the argument carries little weight.

I believe there is some truth to old wives tales – kind of like when someone tells you they are joking but you know the joke carries some honest thought. Do you know the old wives tale about eating a pound of dirt before you die? What tinge of truth does this tale parlay? Well, let me tell you how I see it apply to health today. The immune system, as complex and intelligen…