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Vaccine Safety Manual for Concerned Families and Health Practitioners, 2nd Edition: Guide to Immunization Risks and Protection

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The Vaccine Safety Manual (new, updated 2012 edition) is the worlds most complete guide to immunization risks and protection. It includes pertinent information on every major vaccine: polio, tetanus, MMR, hepatitis A, B, HPV (cervical cancer), Hib, Flu, chickenpox, shingles, rotavirus, pneumococcal, meningococcal, RSV, DTaP, anthrax, smallpox, TB, and more. All of the information, including detailed vaccine safety and efficacy data, is written in an easy-to-understand format, yet includes more than 1,000 ...
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Overview

The Vaccine Safety Manual (new, updated 2012 edition) is the worlds most complete guide to immunization risks and protection. It includes pertinent information on every major vaccine: polio, tetanus, MMR, hepatitis A, B, HPV (cervical cancer), Hib, Flu, chickenpox, shingles, rotavirus, pneumococcal, meningococcal, RSV, DTaP, anthrax, smallpox, TB, and more. All of the information, including detailed vaccine safety and efficacy data, is written in an easy-to-understand format, yet includes more than 1,000 scientific citations. More than 100 charts, tables, graphs and illustrations supplement the text. This encyclopedic health manual is an important addition to every family's home library and will be referred to again and again.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781881217374
  • Publisher: Midpoint Trade Books, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 12/1/2011
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 454,988
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Neil Z. Miller is a medical research journalist and director of the Thinktwice Global Vaccine Institute (www.thinktwice.com). He is the author of numerous articles, studies, and books on vaccines, including Vaccine Safety Manual for Concerned Families and Health Practitioners (2012). Mr. Miller has a degree in psychology and is a member of Mensa, the international high-IQ society.
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Table of Contents

Foreword Russell Blaylock 7

Introduction Neil Z. Miller 17

Smallpox 27

Polio 47

Influenza (Flu) 65

Tetanus 79

Diphtheria 87

Pertussis (DPT and DTaP) 91

Measles 111

Mumps 129

Rubella 133

MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) 143

Autism 155

Hepatitis A 179

Hepatitis B 181

Meningitis 197

Haemophilus Influenzae Type B (Hib) 199

Pneumococcal 205

Meningococcal 211

Chickenpox 217

Rotavirus 227

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) "Cervical Cancer Vaccme" 235

Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) 261

Anthrax 263

Herpes Zoster (Shingles) 273

Pneumonia 279

Travel Vaccines 281

Tuberculosis (BCG) 281

TB Test 282

Yellow Fever 283

Typhoid Fever 286

Cholera 288

Japanese Encephalitis 289

Rabies 291

Rhogam 293

Vitamin K 295

Multiple Vaccines (given at the same time) 297

New Vaccines 303

Laws, Options & More 305

Appendices 307

Notes 311

Index 343

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