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Real or perceived adverse effects of vaccines and the media—a tale of our times
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    The prevention of vaccine reactions

    Dear Editor

    I read the article by Jefferson[1] with interest. Although they are rare, vaccine reactions do occur and are suspected of having severe consequences.[2-4] It is here suggested that it is mainly those infants who already have somewhat depleted vitamin C stores, who are affected most. We now know that even modest ascorbate depletion is associated with very high blood histamine levels,[5], as shown in figu...

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