quote by Jeremy Rifkin

When we seed millions of acres of land with these plants, what happens to foraging birds, to insects, to microbes, to the other animals, when they come in contact and digest plants that are producing materials ranging from plastics to vaccines to pharmaceutical products?

— Jeremy Rifkin

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I have seen this happen in recent years with regard to pharmaceuticals and vaccines, where, working together, we are improving access to medicines and vaccines for infectious diseases in the poorest countries.

150 people die every year from being hit by falling coconuts.

Not to worry, drug makers are developing a vaccine.

I've heard of many tragic cases of walking, talking normal children who wound up with profound mental disorders after vaccines.

A Mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance actually VACCINATES her daughter against low self-esteem.

[Who owns the patent on this vaccine?] Well, the people, I would say.

There is no patent. Could you patent the sun?

The recent medical controversy over whether vaccinations cause autism reveals a habit of human cognition — thinking anecdotally comes naturally, whereas thinking scientifically does not.

Gratitude is a vaccine, an antitoxin, and an antiseptic.

This is a most searching and true diagnosis. Gratitude can be a vaccine that can prevent the invasion of a disgruntled attitude. As antitoxins prevent the disastrous effects of certain poisons and diseases, thanksgiving destroys the poison of faultfinding and grumbling. When trouble has smitten us, a spirit of thanksgiving is a soothing antiseptic.

Gratitude is a vaccine, an antitoxin, and an antiseptic.

There should be a vaccine against Adam Black. And all women should be given it at birth.

Up to 90% of the total decline in the death rate of children between 1860-1965 because of whooping cough, scarlet fever, diphtheria, and measles occurred before the introduction of immunisations and antibiotics.

Doubt is a virus that attacks our self-esteem, productivity and confidence.

Faith that you and your life are perfectly unfolding is the strongest vaccine.

The greatest lie ever told is that vaccines are safe and effective.

In the USA in 1978, they mandated vaccination and it resulted in a three fold increase in the reported incidence of whooping cough.

The vaccinations are not working, and they are dangerous.. We should be working with nature.

When my father died of AIDS, I knew I had to do everything in my power to prevent others from going through what he endured. I support AmFAR which provides funds for cutting edge AIDS research so we can find a vaccine and a cure.

It's not your salary that makes you rich, it's your spending habits.

Crib death was so infrequent in the pre-vaccination era that it was not even mentioned in the statistics, but it started to climb in the 1950s with the spread of mass vaccination against diseases of childhood.

At present, intelligent people do not have their children vaccinated, nor does the law now compel them to. The result is not, as the Jennerians prophesied, the extermination of the human race by smallpox; on the contrary more people are now killed by vaccination than by smallpox.

When you inoculate children with a polio vaccine, you don't sleep well for two or three months.

Having children made us look differently at all these things that we take for granted, like taking your child to get a vaccine against measles or polio.

Reply when questioned on the safety of the polio vaccine he developed: It is safe, and you can't get safer than safe.

You can't save kids just with vaccines.

The President has once again failed us.

Millions of Americans are at risk of going without the flu vaccine this year because the administration failed to act proactively to ensure an adequate supply. There is simply no excuse for this.

With the absence of a flu vaccination last year, I did not take a flu shot;

but there is still some immunity that carries over from year to year; but about every 30 years, there is a major change in the genetics of the flu virus.

With the absence of a flu vaccination last year, I did not take a flu shot;

but there is still some immunity that carries over from year to year; but about every 30 years, there is a major change in the genetics of the flu virus.

Vaccination is a barbarous practice and one of the most fatal of all the delusions current in our time. Conscientious objectors to vaccination should stand alone, if need be, against the whole world, in defense of their conviction.

Physicians who care for adults generally don't think about vaccines as much as pediatricians do, and adults think of vaccines as a kid thing.

Childhood vaccines are one of the great triumphs of modern medicine.

Indeed, parents whose children are vaccinated no longer have to worry about their child's death or disability from whooping cough, polio, diphtheria, hepatitis, or a host of other infections.

Provocation polio. That is the truth about those outbreaks of polio. And I offer a well considered personal opinion that polio is a man made disease.

The greatest threat of childhood diseases lies in the dangerous and ineffectual efforts made to prevent them through mass immunisation.....There is no convincing scientific evidence that mass inoculations can be credited with eliminating any childhood disease.

Benjamin Franklin refused to have one of his children vaccinated against smallpox. The four-year-old boy died, and Franklin wrote later of how mistaken he was to expose him to the needless risk.

In view of the epidemiological situation in Germany, the lack of evidence for the effectiveness of the BCG-vaccine and the not uncommen severe, undesired side-effects of the BCG vaccine, the STIKO can no longer support the recommendation for this vaccination.

The world today has 6.8 billion people...that's headed up to about 9 billion. If we do a really great job on vaccines, health care, reproductive health services, we could lower that by perhaps 10 to 15 percent.

Our government is committed to investing in world-class research networks such as GlycoNet, which will develop new drugs and vaccines to fight diseases that affect millions of Canadians. These investments will improve our quality of life and contribute to the creation of a stronger, more innovative economy and a more prosperous Canada.

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