It is time to cross the muddy vaccination divide
EVER since Wakefield’s flawed MMR study was published in the Lancet – surely that journal’s biggest regret – attitudes to vaccination seem to have become a litmus test for ‘science’ versus ‘non-science’.
The opposing camps are broadly assumed to lie on either side of a river, with mainstream medicine’s castle on one bank battling alternative health practitioners on the other.
But just how clean is that divide?
A review in the latest Vaccine (by Wardle et al. University of Technology Sydney)