You Aren’t Woke, You Are Paranoid

Examples:Statement: “I believe vaccines are hurting more people than they help.” Ok, can you show me reliable information that demonstrates this? Answer: “no I can’t because I believe that individuals and organizations all over the world have collaborated to suppress that information.” Statement: “I believe that public health mandates do not work and are instead meant to strip me of […]

First, Do No Harm….

As a nurse and a healthcare professional, one of the most common retorts used against us is the phrase “First, Do No Harm.” It’s often used in a reference to the individual claiming that we, as healthcare professionals, have taken oaths to have our first and foremost focus to “do no harm.” The reality is, most nurses don’t take oaths, […]

Anti-Vaxxers: Twisting the Facts and Spreading Lies, Once Again.

A common post being shared across Social Media sites is of a physician who purposely miscarried her baby after receiving the COVId-19 vaccine. While there has been a physician who lost her baby shortly after the vaccine, the shared post showing the physician’s Instagram/Twitter posts is false. The post lacks the context that the physician miscarried the baby almost three […]

What About the “Ingredients” in the mRNA Vaccines?

A common claim for those in the medical freedom/anti-vaccine groups against vaccines are about the “ingredients” that are in vaccines. You’ll hear them make scary claims about mercury being in vaccines, about the aluminum, or about any number of other components within a vaccine. They will use scary names, make very strong statements about how these “ingredients” are linked to […]

Are there components in the Moderna vaccine that cause abortions?

The claim being made is that Tromethamine is in both the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine and Hemabate (a medication that can be used for medical abortions), hence the Moderna Vaccine has a component which is known to cause abortions. This claim is false. Tromethamine (also known as tris or THAM) is an additive component used to stabilize medications, either as an […]

Why Conspiracy Theories are dangerous

Conspiracy theories have been around since we have had written language, and probably even earlier. They’re rooted in suspicion and distrust, whether that be in an individual, organization, government, or group of people. These suspicions often exist within a group or groups of people, individuals who often share similar experiences, and are often wielded as a means to unite themselves […]

Combating Misinformation for People Like Heather.

Pages like One Vaxxed Nurse exist for the purpose of combating misinformation that frightened people, like Heather, fall prey to. Heather is correct. Most people who become vaccine hesitant or anti-vaccine, do so as a result of charlatans who take advantage of that fear. We are happy to see that Heather was able to overcome her fears by rationally examining […]

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