From February 13th, 2009

Vaccine Court Ruling Won’t End Autism Debate

By DAN CHILDSABC News Medical Unit Some autism advocacy groups say that despite a ruling that appears to exonerate MMR vaccines as the cause of autism in children, they will continue to push to raise awareness that such a link may exist. Autism advocacy groups that support the idea of a link between vaccines and the development of autism said a ruling handed down Thursday by a special court was devastating — but that it will not sway them from their cause. In the ruling, three special masters of the U.S. Court of Claims note that the evidence presented in…