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Clinical Features in Patients with Long-Term Exposure to Vaccines with Aluminum Adjuvants Include Chronic Fatigue and Cognitive Deficits

Abstract Macrophagic myofasciitis (MMF) is an emerging condition characterized by specific muscle lesions assessing abnormal long-term persistence of aluminum hydroxide within macrophages at the site of previous immunization. Affected patients usually are middle-aged adults, mainly presenting with diffuse arthromyalgias, chronic ...

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A Two-Phase Study Evaluating the Relationship Between Thimerosal-containing Vaccine Administration and the Risk for an Autism Spectrum Disorder Diagnosis in the US

Nutshell: Infants who received vaccines containing mercury had significantly increased odds of being diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. Abstract BACKGROUND: Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is defined by standardized criteria of qualitative impairments in social interaction, qualitative impairments in communication, ...

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Abbott Labs Fined $1.6 Billion for Illegal Promotion of Its Drugs Following a Lawsuit Instigated by Four Whistleblowers Working for Abbott

Global pharmaceutical giant Abbott Laboratories agreed to pay federal and state governments $1.6 billion in criminal and civil fines for illegally promoting unapproved uses of its drug Depakote, including to sedate elderly patients in nursing homes, officials announced Monday. The settlement, which includes ...

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