The actress lobbied in California with Robert F. Kennedy Jr. against a bill that would curb fraudulent exemptions for anti-vax parents.
A spokeswoman told HuffPost the company is cracking down on hashtags attached to posts containing factually incorrect content.
Health officials in Orange County, California, are warning moviegoers who saw a midnight screening of “Avengers: Endgame” that they may have contracted measles from an infected audience member.
“I just don’t understand the mindset of people who want to spread fear," Joshua Nerius said of anti-vaxxers, "who are willfully deciding to ignore the facts."
Ethan Lindenberger spoke to a Senate committee about vaccine misinformation after measles outbreaks in the U.S. and abroad.
Hundreds of anti-vaxxers descended on Washington's capital amid the state's worst measles outbreak in decades.
The state has seen a huge rise in non-medical vaccine exemptions since 2003.
"I’m pretty sure that in the world’s most vulnerable places, these moms wouldn’t even think twice.”
“Are you kidding? We take vaccines so for granted in the United States,” she told host Caroline Modarressay-Tehrani. Sign
How do we disrupt the momentum of something so dangerous as the anti-vaxxer movement? We start with the bystanders. We urge them: If you decide to take a stance, make sure you have enough information to stand by it with conviction.
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