At the top you have the “Disinformation Dozen”; a group of people responsible for a majority of the disinformation found on social media. Individual net worths for the most successful among them top 100 million. They directly, financially profit from selling alternatives to accepted science and medicine. Naturally, their goal is to sway people toward buying their products. Their products, […]
I was completely prepared to talk to the public about the banality of trusting world renowned scientists
There are some things in your professional career that you can never fully prepare for. This qualifies.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]