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Does the mumps vaccine cause autism?

Despite the claims, there is no scientific proof that the mumps vaccine cause autism. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Academy of Pediatrics say the vaccine is not responsible for an increase in autism, and the Institute of Medicine (IOM) reported no link between the vaccine and autism. Talk to your doctor about any concerns you have.

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