Join Now!      Login

Whole Person Wellness Program
 
healthy.net Wellness Model
Skip Navigation Links
 
 
FREE NEWSLETTER
   
   
   
 
Health Centers
Key Services
 
America's Worst Enemy?
What is the leading cause of death in the United States?
Cancer
Auto Accidents
Heart Disease
Perscription Meds

 
 
 What Doctors Don't Tell You: THE LINK BETWEEN VACCINATIONS AND SEIZURES 
 
What Doctors Don't Tell You © (Volume 6, Issue 8)
Dr Harris L Coulter, a well-known medical historian and one of conventional medicine's sternest critics, has authored a number of books, two of which analyze vaccinations. According to Coulter, annual surveys of the US population started around 1940. The incidence of various diseases, particularly epilepsy and seizure disorders, increased at around the time (1945) the US started its mass vaccination programmes. "So you have a reasonable causal factor there," says Coulter.

Coulter's book, DTP: A Shot in the Dark, co-authored with Barbara Loe Fisher (first published in 1985 and reprinted several times since), features interviews with 100 families where the parents suspected vaccine damage: "We found a very high incidence of seizure disorders," he says.Vaccination causes a slight degree of encephalitis in children. Doctors recognize this happens but insist it occurs only once in every 100,000 cases: "In my opinion, it happens about once in five," says Coulter. "When you have encephalitis, the child may recover completely, but it may not and may suffer some long-term damage." One of the most common after effects of seizures is epilepsy.

"It's generally recognized by doctors from both sides of the Atlantic that vaccination causes a type of encephalitis. That's a very important point," he says and cites a 1983 British study which supports Coulter's earlier research (The National Childhood Encephalopathy Study-NCES): "This is the best study that has been done on vaccination reactions, and it found a connection between the pertussis (whooping cough) vaccine and acute reactions occurring within seven days."

Ten years later, a follow-up report was published: Immunization and Acute Neurological Illnesses in Children (BMJ, 1993; 307:1171-6), concluded that children who suffered an acute reaction from the whooping cough vaccine suffered from a permanent neurological disability later in life.

Encephalitis can be caused by a number of different things. In particular, Coulter discovered there had been an epidemic of encephalitis in the 1920s and 30s, which affected 20 to 30 million people worldwide. It accounted for a couple of million deaths, with an equivalent number of survivors suffering from serious disabilities: "I found out that the types of consequences after an epidemic of encephalitis were identical with what we call today "minimal brain damage", "seizure disorders", asthma, allergies, and so on," he says.

 Comments Add your comment 

 About The Author
What Doctors Don't Tell You What Doctors Don’t Tell You is one of the few publications in the world that can justifiably claim to solve people's health problems - and even save lives. Our monthly newsletter gives you the facts you won't......more
 
 From Our Friends
 
 
 
Popular & Related Products
 
Popular & Featured Events
Wellness Inventory Certification Training
     September 16-December 16, 2014
     Teleclass, CA USA
 
Additional Calendar Links
 
Stevia Products & Info
 
Dimensions of Wellness
Wellness, Feeling, dimension!

Home       Wellness       Health A-Z       Alternative Therapies       Find a Practitioner       Healthy Products       Bookstore       Wellness Inventory
Healthy Kitchen       Healthy Woman       Healthy Man       Healthy Child       Healthy Aging       Wellness Center       Nutrition Center       Fitness Center
Free Newsletter      What Doctor's Don't Tell You      Stevia.com      Discount Lab Tests      First Aid      Global Health Calendar      Privacy Policy     Contact Us
Disclaimer: The information provided on HealthWorld Online is for educational purposes only and IS NOT intended as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek professional medical advice from your physician or other qualified healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.
Are you ready to embark on a personal wellness journey with our whole person approach?
Learn More/Subscribe
Are you looking to create or enhance a culture of wellness in your organization?
Learn More
Do you want to become a wellness coach?
Learn More
Free Webinar