The Biggest Science Myths Debunked

Vaccines Can Cause Autism In Kids

#19 Vaccines Can Cause Autism In Kids

In the age of information, it is not so surprising that misinformation flies just as fast. The now-debunked study about vaccines causing autism (which was flawed right from the beginning) has somehow climbed higher ranks within society. Anti-vax groups lead around the globe with their agenda to fight the so-called poisons within vaccines and save their kids.

Due to unclear understanding, mass-propagation of fake news and mass hysteria, people fail to acknowledge the fact that vaccines are not poisonous chemicals, but weakened parts of virus/bacteria developed to naturally help our body form antibodies. No hidden autistic impairments added.

Unfortunately, due to dropouts in vaccination rates and a decrease in herd immunity, previously contained diseases can strike back.

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