So-called "herd immunity" is a super-important topic. Hence this posting devoted to this one particular aspect of the complex vaccine scene.
Okay. I've added in shedding: a little-known but rather key phenomenon that is pretty closely connected to herd immunity.
These 2 sections have been lifted from my Miscellany A - Z posting.
24 minutes of some pretty technical info about herd immunity; definitely worth seeing!
Tons of good stuff at this location!
Covered in the documentary 'Man-Made Epidemic'
Herd Immunity: Fact or Fiction? (Dr. Kelly Brogan)
Herd Immunity and Compulsory Childhood Vaccination: Does the Theory Justify the Law? (Mary Holland; the legal perspective)
In 'The Vaccine Panel' (about an hour in, covered by 2 M.D.s on the panel)
Junk Science Week: Vaccinating the 'herd' (June 2014)
Looks like the "herd" you need to be protected from, is the folks who HAVE been vaccinated. Article here.
This refers to the fact that once you've been vaccinated (depending on the particular vaccine/vaccine cocktail's contents), you can "shed" the disease, meaning, you become a carrier & can cause others to get sick. Sheesh; who knew??
- Man Shed Polio for 30 years
- Med Science Research - then choose 'S' for shedding
- Dr. Suzanne Humphries: very short YouTube on shedding issue (1 minute)
- Studies Show that Vaccinated Individuals Spread Disease (Feb. 2015)