Vaccines & Immunizations
- Q What is the connection between vaccines and autism?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologyVaccines are commonly thought to be the cause for autism. In this video, Dr. Oz asks doctors Brown and Sears if there is a connection between vaccines and autism. Full Answer
- Q How do vaccinations work?
Dr. Kelly Traver, Internal MedicineA vaccination works by giving you a very small dose of a bacterium, virus, or toxin to prepare your immune system to quickly mobilize and fight in the event you are exposed to it in the future. Full Answer
- Q How effective are vaccines?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologySupporters of vaccination believe it is effective. Vaccines prevent 20,500 infant deaths a year in the United States (compared to the prevaccine era) and innumerable other disorders such as brain dysfunction, paralysis, and even cancer in... Full Answer