Another HCCC ‘investigation’ and complaint about the AVN

As you probably already know, the NSW Health Care Complaints Commission (HCCC) spent more than a year and a great deal of taxpayer funds investigating the Australian Vaccination Network in 2009 / 2010. This resulted in their being told by the Supreme Court that they had acted illegally and did not have the jurisdiction to… [Read More]

Government and AMA-funded booklet-an exercise in propaganda

Earlier this week, the Australian Academy of Science, an organisation at least partly funded by the Australian Government  (despite claims to the contrary by the current head of the AMA)  and stacked with people who hold strong relationships – both financial and working – with the pharmaceutical industry, released a booklet called The Science of… [Read More]

Flu shots should be mandatory for hospital workers: CMAJ | CTV News

Why can’t we have this sort of balanced reporting by Australian media? What is wrong with our journalists that they are consistently one-sided on this issue? How can we have a conversation about such an important issue if one side is always suppressed or denigrated? Flu shots should be mandatory for hospital workers: CMAJ |… [Read More]

Nurses don’t trust vaccines

We are constantly being told that it is only the ‘fringe dwellers’ and those who are not very intelligent when it comes to science who would ever dream of questioning the safety or effectiveness of vaccines. And yet, here is a study from that bastion of vaccination-science, Vaccine, which shows that a large number of… [Read More]

Know your rights!

The first thing you need to know is that in Australia, vaccination is not compulsory. It doesn’t matter what your doctor, school principal, mother in law or neighbour say – no school, preschool, childcare centre or playgroup is legally allowed to discriminate against a child because of their vaccination status. Secondly, whether you vaccinate fully,… [Read More]