Tagged: Influenza

A Side Benefit of the ‘Flu Vaccine — Reduction in Heart Attacks - Skepticon

Darcy Cowan Nov 03, 2010

It’s a bold claim, that being vaccinated for Influenza will protect you against having a heart attack or Myocardial Infarction (MI). Well according to a study published last month in the Canadian Medical Association Journal that could well be the case. The study, “Influenza vaccination, pneumococcal vaccination and risk of acute myocardial infarction: matched case–control [...] … Read More

Who if anyone got to the WHO? - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Jun 04, 2010

Did scientists with links to “big pharma” fuel fear about pandemics at the World Health Organisation resulting in a massive spend-up on antiviral drugs? UPDATE: BMJ coverage now online here. It sounds like a conspiracy theory the anti-vax movement would dream up, but according to a joint investigation between the British Medical Journal and The Bureau … Read More