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It’s All About the Germs!

by Cilla Whatcott, HD RHom, CCH, PhD We’ve been arguing about germs for a long time. They first said germs do not exist Ignaz Semmelweis (1816-1865), a Hungarian physician, died in an insane asylum in 1865 at the age of 47. He was committed there for suggesting that childbed fever and deaths were being caused by germs; germs on the filthy hands of doctors dissecting
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Miranda Bailey and Andrew Wakefield, The Pathological Optimist — Episode 106

#106 — The Pathological Optimist ** September 27, 2017 Guests // Miranda Bailey and Andrew Wakefield ** Host // Louise Kuo Habakus There’s a new feature documentary in town called The Pathological Optimist. It’s about Dr. Andrew Wakefield. You know, the British gastroenterologist who’s credited/blamed with linking vaccines and autism to millions of parents and thereby single-handedly birthing the modern anti-vaccine movement. Yes, that Andrew
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Is New Jersey the Next Battleground for Health Freedom?

by Louise Kuo Habakus Editor’s note: As a project of a 501(c)3 non-profit, Fearless Parent does not endorse or oppose candidates. We can, however, provide you with a lot of information. Time to wake up, parents. This is the third post in a companion series as reading background for The Truth About Vaccines  documentary. The entirety of this post is copyright protected. If you wish to share,
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How to Eliminate Parental Rights in Three Acts

by Louise Kuo Habakus © 2017 Fearless Parent Editor’s note: This post is second in a companion series as background for The Truth About Vaccines docuseries. It explains the urgency of this topic for all parents.The entirety of this post is copyright protected. If you wish to share, please obtain prior written permission with details for partial use and link back for attribution. Thank you.
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How the “Anti-Vaccine” Movement Threatens Us All

by Louise Kuo Habakus © 2017 Fearless Parent Editor’s note: This post is first in a companion series as reading background for The Truth About Vaccines.The entirety of this post is copyright protected. If you wish to share, please obtain prior written permission with details for partial use and link back for attribution. Thank you.  Step back and take a good look. It’s a full blown,
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Vaccination Questions Answered: Red Bank Event Recap 1/24/17

by Louise Kuo Habakus Fearless Parent’s much anticipated and coveted “A Conversation about Childhood Vaccination” event at the Two River Theater in Red Bank, NJ on 1/24/17 was everything we hoped for. We’re happy to share highlights, including the program and lots of photos now (scroll down) and hopefully video very soon. Please comment below if you’d like to share feedback or stories. And we’re happy to
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When to Roar: Teaching Kids About Wildlife

by Brooke Faulkner It’s time to have “the talk” with your kid. It might be tricky. You don’t want him to feel like he’s done anything wrong, but his behavior makes it very clear that it’s time. Oh no, not that talk. I’m talking about the other animal conversation: the “you can’t pull the cat’s tail” and the “don’t walk up to strange dogs
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The Antidote to Electromagnetic Radiation? PEMF Therapy

by Louise Kuo Habakus It’s time for an electrosmog protection plan called PEMF or Pulsed Electromagnetic Field therapy or just plain “pulsed field.” The cell phone is the most adopted consumer technology ever. Just because these devices, and the requisite WiFi and cellular radiation that brings them to life, are indispensable, coveted, and omnipresent, however, doesn’t mean they’re safe. This post is not about building the
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Emotional Competence for Children’s Mental Health

by Louise Kuo Habakus If your child is a chatty Cathy or Charles, this post may not be for you. But some of us have kids who may not be (appropriately) expressive for a variety of reasons. These could include personality or disposition; language or developmental delays; and emotional issues or traumas. Whether she is placid, stoic, disengaged, or agitated, it would be a mistake to assume
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Teaching Kids about Grooming, Intimacy, and Boundaries

by Rachel Thomas Before we begin, we should define what we mean by the term grooming. When I say grooming, you might think of beautification, fashion and vanity, or about grooming your child for medical school. In fact, the kind of grooming we need for our children is about love, intimacy and good mental health. Grooming as an expression of love Once I went
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