Others Concerned About Vaccine Safety and Health Freedom
Alphabetical List of Organizations and Professionals Concerned About Vaccine Safety and Health Freedom
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Alliance for Human Research Protection (AHRP) — A catalyst for public debate. AHRP is a national network of lay people and professionals dedicated to advancing responsible and ethical medical research practices, to minimizing the risks associated with such endeavors and to ensuring that the human rights, dignity and welfare of human subjects are protected. This website is no longer active, but contains useful information that remains accessible.
The Alliance for Natural Health (ANH) was founded in 1992 by a small group of MDs and Dos who partnered with a like-minded UK-based organization. Together, they created an international organization working to change the way medicine is practiced globally. In our country ANH-USA has played an important role in passing significant legislation that directly benefits the natural health approach while blocking legislation that threatens it. To receive current news directly to your inbox, you can sign up for their weekly newsletter The Pulse of Natural Health on their website here.
The Citizen's Council on Health Care (CCHC) advocates for patient and physician freedom, medical innovation, and the right of citizens to a confidential patient-doctor relationship.
The goal of Campaign for Mercury-Free Dentistry is to phase out the use of amalgam worldwide. Children, the unborn, and employees in the dental field are particularly vulnerable to mercury. But everyone is at risk from a mouthful of mercury. Consumers for Dental Choice is working to phase out amalgam use (a 50% mercury product) worldwide, and to promote access to mercury-free alternatives.
Citizens for Health (CFH) believes that sound health is the vital foundation of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, and is itself a fundamental human right. From organic foods free of pesticides and GMO’s to the removal of toxic chemicals from children’s toys to continued access to dietary supplements to home birth, acupuncture and naturopathy they are working toward more value placed on holistic healing methods that offer American families options for treating and preventing illness. Sign up for their newsletter to keep up with the on-going battle to preserve our right to freedom of health.
Eagle Forum publishes a news letter reflecting conservative values and encourages all Americans to participate in the process of self-government and public policy making so that America will continue to be a land of individual liberty, respect for family integrity, public and private virtue, and private enterprise.
The Fluoride Action Network (FAN) works to broaden awareness of the toxicity of fluoride compounds among citizens, scientists and policymakers alike. An international coalition aimed at ending water fluoridation and alerting you to fluoride’s environmental and health risks, FAN keeps you informed about fluoride toxicity, and monitors government actions that may expose you to fluoride. They are taking on big battles – and winning!
The mission of GreenMedInfo is to provide convenient and open access to the biomedical research available on the therapeutic value of natural substances in disease prevention and treatment. They also provide a video-based learning site GreenMedTV.com for an evidence-based resource to determine the potential or actual therapeutic value of vitamins, minerals, herbs and foods. For relevant information delivered directly to you, sign up for their daily and weekly newsletters.
Health Liberty is a nonprofit coalition formed by Mercola.com, National Vaccine Information Center (NVIC), Fluoride Action Network (FAN), Institute for Responsible Technology (IRT), Organic Consumers Association (OCA), and Consumers for Dental Choice to help protect every American's freedom to make voluntary health choices. Each partner-organization has a rich history of advocacy and active campaigning for change and better access to truly empowering health information.
Suzanne Humphries is a conventionally educated medical doctor and board certified Nephrologist, and received her medical degree from Temple University Medical School in Philadelphia, PA. She co-authored the book Dissolving Illusions: Diseases, Vaccines and the Forgotten History and has been interviewed on numerous international radio, news and television broadcasts.
Institute for Health Freedom (IHF) is a non-profit think tank founded in 1996 by Sue Blevins to bring the issues of personal health freedom to the forefront of America's health policy debate. The IHF dissolved in 2010 and transferred its newsletter to the Citizen's Council on Health Freedom. The IHF website has been archived as a public resource. Sue Blevins is also the author of the book Medicare's Midlife Crisis.
The Institute for Responsible Technology (IRT) is a leader in educating policy makers and the public about genetically modified (GM) foods and crops. Before the FDA ever chose to allow GMOs into food without labeling, the FDA’s own scientists repeatedly warned that GM foods could cause unpredictable side effects, including allergies, toxins, new diseases, and nutritional problems. These scientists were ignored. IRT’s goal is to raise enough public awareness to eliminate GMOs from our food supply.
Mercola.com is the website of osteopathic physician Dr. Joseph Mercola. Dr. Mercola's website offers information on a wide range of health topics to fulfill his mission of bringing people practical solutions to their health problems using a "whole person" approach to medicine and focusing on preventive health care. Dr. Mercola is a leading holistic health pioneer and a New York Times Best Selling Author. He has authored The No-Grain Diet and Take Control of Your Health and has been featured in Time magazine, LA Times, CNN, Fox News, ABC News. The Today Show and other major media.
Dr. Nass has treated over 800 patients with complex disorders during her 34 year career in internal medicine. This blog by Meryl Nass, M.D. began in 2007 focusing on anthrax vaccine, and later expanded to other public health and political issues. As a recognized expert on Anthrax and bioterrorism, some of her most-cited papers include one investigating Zimbabwe's major anthrax epidemic and a review of anthrax vaccine's usefulness in biological warfare.
The National Health Federation (NHF) was founded in the 1950’s to protect the freedoms of the American people in all matters of health. Notable accomplishments over the years include successful campaigns against fluoridation, legislative recognition of acupuncture and they are currently working to prevent restrictions against your freedom to take vitamins and supplements. View their declaration of health-freedom rights and sign up for their newsletter on their website, here.
National Health Freedom Coalition (NHFC) believes that individuals have the right to self-determination in making their own health care choices. The goal of NHFC is to create a national environment where laws and public policy are based on true issues of the healing relationship, including an informed environment.The United States Health Freedom Congress is a gathering of state and national health freedom leaders and advocates, hosted by the National Health Freedom Coalition. For current information including dates of the current year’s Health Freedom Congress, check the NHFC website.
Organic Consumers Association (OCA) is a grassroots non-profit public interest organization founded in 1998, campaigning for health, justice, and sustainability, and addressing food safety, GMOs, the industrial agricultural complex, children’s health, and more. They are the only US organization focused exclusively on the interests of 50 million organic and socially responsible consumers like you.
Dr. Palevskyis a board certified pediatrician who received his medical degree from the NYU School of Medicine in 1987. He completed a three year pediatric residency in 1990 at the Mount Sinai Hospital in NYC, and a one year fellowship at Bellevue Hospital-NYU School of Medicine in the pediatric outpatient department and emergency room. He's also written an informative and engaging article for NVIC titled Aluminum and Vaccine Ingredients: What Do We Know? What Don’t We Know?. For more information and to subscribe to his newsletter, visit his website here.
Physicians for Informed Consent (PIC)is the first physician organization dedicated to safeguarding informed consent in vaccination. This organization is dedicated to uniting doctors who oppose mandatory vaccination laws, and educating the public on infectious disease, the immune system, and informed consent. For more information or to join, visit the PIC website.
SaneVax, Inc. is a non-profit organization established to promote only Safe, Affordable, Necessary & Effective vaccines and vaccination practices through education and information. The SaneVax website provides the latest news on vaccines, including those currently being developed and tested, with links to scientific studies on their potential safety, efficacy and need. They offer links to vaccine-injury physicians and other related resources as well as pre-vaccination HPV PCR DNA sequencing to help insure you don't increase your risk of developing precancerous lesions or cancer by consenting to HPV vaccination.
Robert W. Sears, MD, is board-certified in pediatrics, and earned his medical degree at Georgetown University School of Medicine. His books include The Autism Book: What Every Parent Needs to Know About Early Detection, Treatment, Recovery, and Prevention and The Vaccine Book: Making the Right Decision for Your Child. He has appeared on national television shows including the CNN’s 'House Calls' with Dr. Sanjay Gupta, the CBS 'Early Show', and PBS’s 'A Place of Our Own'.
Dr. Tenpenny is an outspoken advocate for free choice in healthcare, including the right to refuse vaccination. She is a graduate of the University of Toledo in Toledo, Ohio and has been board certified in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine since 1995 (AOBNMM). Dr. Tenpenny has written two best-selling books, “FOWL! Bird Flu: It’s Not What You Think” and “Saying No To Vaccines: A Resource Guide for All Ages.” In addition to appearing on hundreds of radio and national television programs (including Dr. Oz), she has also worked as a Medical Consultant for Parker Hannifin. On her website you’ll find information and links to articles showing the hazards of vaccines and the options you have for being healthy and vaccine-free.
Think Twice is a clearinghouse for information on vaccine risks with a collection of books and other information resources on vaccination. Maintains that parents are “entitled to a full disclosure of all pertinent data and the freedom to choose whether or not to vaccinate their children.
The Vaccine Choice Prayer Community is an international, interfaith community created to educate, advocate and to encourage prayer for the protection of vaccine choice rights; for the victims and families who live with vaccine injury; and for those who have experienced the heartbreaking loss of a child or other family member due to vaccines; for safer, more ethical vaccines; and for the scientists, doctors and lawmakers responsible for vaccine development and policy.
Vaccination News - A non-profit corporation founded by longtime vaccine freedom of choice advocate, Sandy Gottstein. The mission statement of Vaccination News is “Freedom of Choice is Not Free.”
Vaccine Impact News is a sub-topic in the Medicine Watch category of the Health Impact News network. This news network features stories on vaccine safety that impact your health, but are rarely covered by the mainstream media.
World Association for Vaccine Education (WAVE) — is a globally focused non profit providing a database of documents about vaccine risks and “uselessness” to “redress the balance of information available to parents on vaccination issues.” WAVE supports vaccine freedom of choice.
The Whitaker Wellness Institute was opened in 1979 in Newport Beach California and is the undertaking of Julian Whitaker, MD. He is the author of the monthly newsletter Health & Healing, and written books including Reversing Diabetes, Reversing Heart Disease, and The Whitaker Wellness Weight Loss Program. He has contributed an article to NVIC titled The Truth About Vaccinations and has also appeared on national television and radio programs and lectured all over the United States on issues of health and the political forces within the medical profession.
F. Edward Yazbak, MD, FAAP practiced pediatrics and was a school physician in Northern Rhode Island for 34 years. Dr. Yazbak served as Pediatric Director of the Child Development Study and an Assistant Member of the Institute of Health Sciences at Brown University. He was the Assistant Clinical Director for infectious diseases at the Charles V. Chapin Hospital and the Director of Pediatrics at the Woonsocket Hospital in Rhode Island. Dr Yazbak has also contributed an article to NVIC on Shaken Baby Syndrome.
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