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We must all work to avoid disputes over the care of very ill children

New advice will help reduce conflict between medical professionals and the parents of desperately sick children, says Mike Linney Health | Comment 18 April 2019 A memorial to Alfie EvansBeata Zawrzel/NurPhoto via Getty By Mike Linney Modern medicine has the power to enhance and prolong the lives of seriously ill children. This is clearly good… Read More »

Pinterest blocks vaccination searches to avoid spreading misinformation – but it doesn't work

Pinterest’s radical attempt to stop anti-vaxxer content: Social media site blocks ALL ‘vaccination’ searches – but users can still find ‘vaxx’ posts The inspiration board social media site, Pintererst, introduced a policy against health misinformation on its site  Social media sites have become a breeding ground for anti-vaccination sentiments, fueling the ongoing US measles outbreaks… Read More »