NEW: On March 15th, 2017 Alycia Halladay,PhD, posted an informative and powerful article about the environmental links to autism, further debunking the myth that vaccines cause Autism. Read the full article: Let’s focus on the real environmental factors linked to autism. Dr. Halladay is the chief science officer at the Autism Science Foundation and an assistant adjunct professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at Rutgers University.
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Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases, The Pink Book, 13th Edition (2015) Chapter 4: Vaccine Safety
For more information on Vaccine Safety, visit the CDC webpage www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety.
For a comprehensive list of CDC vaccine safety research visit the CDC webpage Vaccine Safety Research.