Main : cancer, health, medicine, non-fiction, politics, young women
In Gardasil: Fast-Tracked and Flawed Helen Lobato argues that we do not know whether HPV vaccines will decrease the incidence of cervical cancer. What is emerging, however, is evidence of their harmful effects. In 2006, the experimental HPV vaccination program began and there have been at least 315 associated deaths and more than 50,000 adverse events following HPV vaccination.
Gardasil was fast-tracked through the FDA, a process usually reserved for life threatening diseases to fill an unmet and urgent medical need. Improved living conditions had already reduced the incidence of cervical cancer significantly in Western countries. So why is the HPV vaccine so heavily promoted in Australia, a country with one of the lowest rates of cervical cancer in the world?
Gardasil: Fast-Tracked and Flawed documents the early history of cervical cancer and tracks its progression from a disease of obscurity to one of mainstream prominence. It includes the stories of vaccinated girls and boys who remain ill after receiving a vaccine purported to prevent a disease they were most unlikely to get. It records the voices of dissenters and resisters who call for an inquiry into HPV vaccines approved for use after a relentless propaganda campaign promoting a vaccine against a virus that many had never heard of.
This in-depth investigation exposes cracks in the pharmaceutical industry and highlights the problems that arise when government regulators and corporate interests are prioritised ahead of patient safety, independent science and common sense.
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Lobato details the flawed science, egotism, Big Pharma profiteering, political manouvering and media failures behind this dangerous HPV vaccine that was never properly tested. She calls on concerned citizens to publicize the truth, and for moratoriums, independent inquiries and compensation to be put in place. A powerful rallying cry.Ruth Parnell, Nexus Magazine
Helen Lobato is accredited with being on a mission to empower us with the truth about Gardasil. Parent endorsements have said the book “is an invaluable guide as well as a wake-up call to the lies and deception that have compromised the health of so many of our children."Katrina Kincade-Sharkey, North and West Community News
Lobato concludes her book with an appeal to the media to do their job and give the public the fuller story about the HPV vaccine. You may not agree with her version of the story at all points, but she has shown Big Media some of the things they could be airing in the interests of informed debate.Carolyn Moynihan, Mercatornet
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Kristin Clulow
Chapter 2: Cervical Cancer
Chapter 3: Pap Smears
Chapter 4: The Human Papilloma Virus
Chapter 5: HPV Vaccines
Chapter 6: Investigate before you vaccinate
Chapter 7: The Marketing of Gardasil
Chapter 8: Dissent
Chapter 9: Resistance
Chapter 10: HPV or individual karyotypes to blame?
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