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Bibliography and Resource Links
- NVIC Influenza Mini Guide
- Why Influenza Vaccine Mandates are Ineffective & Unwise Public Policy
- Influenza Deaths: The Hype vs. The Evidence, click here for more NVIC statements and commentaries.
- Video Profile of a Nurse Left Quadriplegic by Influenza Vaccine
- 2009 Pandemic H1N1 Influenza Vaccine Information
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- CBN - Just How Effective is the Flu Vaccine?— Nov 10, 2008 (Video/Article)
- ABC-TV News - N.J. Mandatory Flu Shots for Preschoolers Cause Outrage — Oct 16, 2008 (Article)
- CNBC's "Closing Bell" (2005) - Pandemic Flu Vaccine Liability Protection
IMPORTANT NOTE:NVIC encourages you to become fully informed about Influenza and the Influenza vaccine by reading all sections in the Table of Contents, which contain many links and resources such as the manufacturer product information inserts, and to speak with one or more trusted health care professionals before making a vaccination decision for yourself or your child. This information is for educational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice.