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NVIC Press Releases, Statements & Commentaries Related to Pertussis
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NVIC Reports & Referenced Video Commentaries
- Do You Know How to Recognize a Vaccine Reaction? (August 2018)
- Back to the Future: Shalala Takes Away Compensation for DPT Injured Children (August 2017)
- Pertussis Microbe Outsmarts the Vaccines As Experts Argue About Why(March 2016)
- Vaccine Injury Compensation: Government’s Broken Social Contract with Parents (November 2015)
- Vaccination During Pregnancy: Is it Safe?(November 2013)
- Find a Compassionate Doctor to Help You Prevent Vaccine Injuries (August 2012)
- Video - Pertussis Vaccine Reaction Leads to Developmental Delays (October 2011)
- Using Fear & Prejudice to Attack Vaccine Exemptions(August 2010)
- Whooping Cough Outbreaks & Vaccine Failures(July 2010)
- Harris Coulter Was a Brave Visionary(March 2010)
- Workshop on Neurologic Complications of Pertussis and Pertussis Vaccination (Sept 29 – Oct 1, 1989)
The Vaccine Reaction
- TVR Staff. Fully Vaccinated School in Houston Closes Due to Pertussis Outbreak. Dec. 26, 2019.
- TVR Staff Baby Girl in India Dies Day After Getting the Pentavalent Vaccine The Vaccine Reaction July 3, 2019.
- TVR Staff Babies Die in India After Getting “5-in-1” Vaccine The Vaccine Reaction Apr. 3, 2019.
- Marino SA Combination Vaccines and Febrile Seizures: Should Parents be Concerned? The Vaccine Reaction Mar. 21, 2019.
- TVR Staff Infant in Nepal Dies Hours After Getting DPT Vaccine The Vaccine Reaction Feb. 20, 2019.
- Raines K FDA Approves 6 in 1 Combo Vaccine for Babies The Vaccine Reaction Jan. 3, 2019.
- Fisher BL Scientists Conclude Pertussis Vaccine Causes Permanent Brain Damage The Vaccine Reaction Dec. 27, 2018.
- Cáceres M Defective DTaP Vaccines in China Due to “Uneven Ratio of Liquid”? The Vaccine Reaction Aug. 3, 2018.
- TVR Staff Three Children in India Die After JE, Measles and DPT Vaccinations The Vaccine Reaction June 18, 2018.
- Shilhavy B Whooping Cough Outbreaks Continue Nationwide Due to Failed Pertussis Vaccine The Vaccine Reaction June 11, 2018.
- TVR Staff Two Infants in India Die Following Pentavalent Vaccination The Vaccine Reaction Mar. 15, 2018.
- TVR Staff DPT Vaccines Recalled in China The Vaccine Reaction Nov. 30, 2017.
- Parpia R Ingredients in DTaP-IPV Vaccine Kinrix The Vaccine Reaction Oct. 20, 2017.
- Fisher BL Back to the Future: Shalala Takes Away Compensation for DPT Injured Children The Vaccine Reaction Aug 9, 2017.
- Jaxen J Study: DTP Vaccine Associated With 212% Increased Infant Mortality Risk The Vaccine Reaction Mar. 21, 2017.
- La Vigne P Symptom-Free Vaccinated Individuals May Be Spreading Pertussis The Vaccine Reaction July 14, 2016.
- Fisher BL Pertussis Microbe Outsmarts the Vaccines as Experts Argue About Why (Part II) The Vaccine Reaction May 9, 2016.
- Fisher BL Pertussis Microbe Outsmarts the Vaccines as Experts Argue About Why (Part I) The Vaccine Reaction Apr. 25, 2016.
- Fisher BL Recently Vaccinated Kids Are Spreading Pertussis Everywhere The Vaccine Reaction Feb. 12, 2016.
- Cáceres M Tdap Vaccinations for All Pregnant Women in Brazil Mandated in Late 2014 The Vaccine Reaction Feb. 1, 2016.
- Dwoskin C Approve First, Test for Safety Second: CDC Policy Puts Pregnant Mothers and Fetuses at Risk The Vaccine Reaction Jan. 16, 2016.
- Hammond JR The Ugly Untold Truth About the Pertussis Vaccine The Vaccine Reaction Sept. 21, 2015.
- Cáceres M Pertussis in Reno County: Another Outbreak Among the Vaccinated? The Vaccine Reaction July 28, 2015.
- Fisher BL, Parpia R Safety, Effectiveness of Tdap Vaccine in Pregnant Women Questionable The Vaccine Reaction June 20, 2015.
IMPORTANT NOTE: NVIC encourages you to become fully informed about Pertussis and the Pertussis 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.