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New study: Anti-vaccination views dominate on open platforms online
New study: Anti-vaccination views dominate on open platforms online

It turns out that measles isn't spread just by tourists at Disneyland. It's also incubated and disseminated through YouTube. That's the short version of a new study published in Vaccine, which is one of those peer-reviewed journals that scientists wish the public trusted more than they trust Hollywood celebrities. And while the findings may be obvious, what to do about them is not. The authors -- Dr. Anand Venkatraman at the University of Alabama, Birmingham, Dr Nilay Kumar at Cambridge Health Alliance and Dr Neetika Garg at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center -- scoured YouTube, Google, Wikipedia and PubMed to see if there was any correlation between the ability...

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