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Another HIV Vaccine Strategy Fails in Large-Scale Study

The failure-ridden search for a vaccine that can stop the AIDS virus has delivered yet another frustrating defeat. The HIV vaccine that had moved furthest along in human testing does not work, and the $104 million trial in South Africa evaluating it has been stopped early. “There’s absolutely no evidence of efficacy,” says Glenda Gray, who heads the study and is president of the South African Medical Research Council (MRC). “Years of work went into this. It’s a huge disappointment.”

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Infections as a Cause of Cancer

Cancer, always believed to be caused by genetic cell mutations—can in reality be caused by infections from viruses, bacteria, and fungi. “I believe that, conservatively, 15 to 20% of all cancer is caused by infections; however, the number could be larger—maybe double,” said Dr. Andrew Dannenberg, director of the Cancer Center at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Dannenberg made the remarks in a speech in December 2007 at the annual international conference of the American Association for Cancer Research.

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3 Major US Airports to Screen Inbound Passengers for Deadly Chinese Virus

Authorities at major airports in New York and California will screen passengers traveling from the Chinese city of Wuhan gripped by the outbreak of a new deadly pneumonia-like virus, which has since spread to Japan and Thailand.

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More Polio Cases Caused by Vaccine Than by Wild Virus are Reported by UN Agencies

Four African countries have reported new cases of polio linked to the oral vaccine, as global health numbers show there are now more children being paralyzed by viruses originating in vaccines than in the wild.

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U.S. Government Pays Out Millions to Flu Shot Victims Killed or Paralyzed

Flu season is in full swing, and once again reports are coming in that formerly healthy people are suffering serious harm or even dying from taking the flu shot.

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Recent Polio Outbreak Confirms Vaccination is Not About Public Health

For decades, polio vaccination has been one of the most glorified aspects of Modern Medicine. It is the default counterargument when questions are raised regarding the glaring adverse effects and deaths resulting from subsequent vaccination programs.

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“World Governments Are Not Ready for A Major Pandemic” – GPMB

The Global Preparedness Monitoring Board has found that the world is at “acute risk for devastating regional or global disease epidemics or pandemics that not only cause loss of life but upend economies and create social chaos.”

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