MMR vaccine caused deafness in 2 UK children

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    Sometimes Granny acts like she's deafer'n a rock when Uncle Ferd talkin' to her...
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    But the US dioes not allow stem cell research...
     
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    She had a needle and became deaf shortly afterward. Did she have an ear infection, or a virus during that time?

    You can't link a vaccination to deafness anymore than you can link one to autism.
     
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    Why is this in politics?
     
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    You didn't read the article did ya'?
     
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    I sure did. It says the 15 month old lost her hearing in one ear shortly after the vaccine. She could have had a virus.

    Case in point - I am partially deaf. I had a virus and went on antibiotics. A few months later I got hearing aids. I got virus on top of virus and was virtually profoundly deaf in both ears. They cleared up, and my hearing has improved, but I still need hearing aids to help with communication.
    Was it the antibiotics? I don't know. Maybe - but I am not about to play the blame game, and this girl shouldn't, either.
     
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    Measles vaccine program goes awry...

    U.N. Stops Syria Vaccine Campaign After 15 Children Die
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