News Video: Whooping cough vaccine now required by law

News Video: Whooping cough vaccine now required by law

Parents can opt out of getting their kids the whooping cough (pertussis) vaccine because of medical reasons or personal belief. The parent simply needs to go to the school and sign a new waiver form.

Posted on: May 18, 2011

News Video: Study Released on the 83 Autism Cases in the Federal Vaccine Injury Compensation Program

In 2008, Johns Hopkins Neurologist went public with the fact that his daughter, who regressed into autism following her 18 month vaccines, was paid for her injuries from the Federal Vaccine Injury Compensation Program. At the time, CDC Chief Julie Gerberding claimed that the girls case was “rare.” But now a study into the cases […]

Posted on: May 18, 2011

Health Talk with Dr. Ronald Hoffman-May 12, 2011

Listen to archived radio show: Dr. Ronald Hoffman interviews Mary Holland, EBCALA Managing Director

Posted on: May 16, 2011

Excerpts from Press Conference Chat on USTREAM on May 11, 2011

Comments from chat participants during the press conference.

Posted on: May 16, 2011

Melissa Cloer, MD v. Secretary of Health & Human Services Amici Curiae

The circumstances of this case support equitable tolling of the statute of limitations. Prior to September of 2004, science had made no causal connection between the hep B vaccine and MS. Once Dr. Cloer was made aware of a potential link, she exercised due diligence in investigating, researching, and filing a claim in the Vaccine Program. In light of the nature of the science, the remedial and generous nature of the Program, equitable tolling is warranted in this case.

Posted on: May 16, 2011

News Video: Vaccine-autism Link New investigation

(FOX 25 / MyFoxBoston.com) – Congress will hold hearings Thursday about a possible link between childhood vaccination and autism — a subject that many thought had been put to rest earlier this year when the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a study suggesting that research does not point to an association between the […]

Posted on: May 11, 2011

News Video: Is There a Link Between Childhood Vaccines and Autism?

WASHINGTON – Activists who say there’s a link between childhood vaccines and autism are asking Congress to investigate whether children compensated for other vaccine-related injuries may also have developed autism as the result of vaccinations.

Posted on: May 11, 2011

Contact Your Congressional Reps to Attend VICP Briefing

Take Action to send an email to your Senators and Member of the House of Representatives and ask them to attend a briefing by Autism Action Network executive board member Lou Conte and Mary Holland, EBCALA Manaing Director, who will present the findings of their recently published article, "Unanswered Questions from the Vaccine Injury Compensation […]

Posted on: May 11, 2011

News Video: Law School Links Autism, Vaccines in Report

Mary Holland, Managing Director of EBCALA, discussing Vaccine Injury Compensation Program’s (VICP) awarding damages for vaccine injury to children with brain damage, seizures and autism.

Posted on: May 10, 2011

High Rates of Autism Found in Federal Vaccine Injury Program: Study Says More Answers Needed

David Kirby on the Huffington Post: Q&A conducted with EBCALA Directors

Posted on: May 10, 2011