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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Doctor rebuts supposed link between vaccines and autism

Dear Editor: I wish to strongly rebut the article in your June 25 West Wave Edition paper, “Vaccines linked to autism in black boys,” regarding a link between the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine, autism and black boys. The information was based on information provided by a past Centers for Disease Control researcher, William W. Read More…

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Vaccines linked to autism in black boys

LOS ANGELES — Two prominent figures in the controversy over vaccines and their possible link to autism now say they have scientific evidence that some vaccines can harm African-American children. Attorney and environmental activist Robert F. Kennedy Jr., the son of the late Sen. Robert Kennedy, spoke at an emergency town hall meeting at the Read More…