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Healthcare Triage

WATCH: No, Vaccinations Do Not Cause Autism

In 1998 a paper published in the journal The Lancet connected measles, mumps, and rubella vaccinations with the development of autism. Though the paper was later retracted, the myth persists and has led to a movement encouraging parents to reject MMR vaccinations for their children (while also encouraging lawsuits against the vaccine makers). And that movement […]

January 24, 2014

WATCH: The Good Old Days Sucked — Everything Is Actually Getting Better

You don’t hear good news that often — but the fact is everything is better than it has been in decades, or possibly ever, according to health care expert Aaron Carroll of Healthcare Triage. “Every story that labels today’s youth as oversexed and promiscuous misses the most obvious evidence,” Carroll says. The teen pregnancy rate […]

December 30, 2013