By: Lauren Cox 11 October 2010 The Supreme Court is set to hear the first arguments Tuesday in a vaccine injury case that pediatricians and medical malpractice lawyers worry will drastically change how patients sue vaccine manufacturers in this country. By law, families who want to sue for vaccine injuries must first go through a […]
Vaccines, Autism and Brain Damage: What's in an Name?
Posted by: Sharyl Attkisson, in CBS News Investigates 14 September 2010 Vaccines have saved untold millions of lives, and the vast majority of people who get them suffer no major problems. But there’s a trade-off: occasionally, vaccines cause injury or death. Very rarely, patients are left with what’s known as “encephalopathy”, the medical term for […]