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Nature Knows Best: Vaccine Concerns

There are always two sides to every story, many facets to explore and some simply say, “Science is never settled.”

Many years ago a person whom I love very much was diagnosed with eczema and rheumatoid arthritis as a toddler. I watched this child suffer and became determined to educate myself.

Amazingly with so many medical advancements, America ranks low in overall health when compared to other countries. A myriad of diseases, food allergies, autoimmune disorders, speech delays, SIDS, Autism, ADD and more are on the rise. Why? While I can’t blame it all on vaccines I have to wonder what role they play. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) says 1 in 6 children have neurological disorders while the Health and Human Services (HHS) states 54% of children have a chronic illness or neurological disorder.

I question the safety of vaccine ingredients which include Aluminum, Mercury, Formaldehyde, genetically modified yeast, peanut oil, animal, bacterial and viral DNA, and human and animal cells. When Mercury is accidentally spilled in a science classroom it is off limits until the substance is properly cleaned up by a hazmat crew. But, it’s okay to inject into a child? Why do infants receive a Hepatitis B vaccination when the mother tests negative? This is a disease commonly known among those who are promiscuous or a drug user. Why risk the potential side effects?

In 1986 President Ronald Reagan signed the National Childhood Vaccine Injury Act (NCVIA) which started the process of vaccine manufacturers not being liable for any damages from vaccines. They currently have no accountability. I received maybe 7 shots as a child. The current vaccine schedule includes a staggering 72 shots recommended by the CDC. Could the rise in sickness have anything to do with the increased number of vaccines?

This year alone, The National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (VICP) has paid out $144,415,799.59 as of June 1, 2019, using taxpayer money to the vaccine-injured children and adults. Why is this necessary if vaccines are safe? Hundreds if not thousands of families say their child was healthy and happy before vaccines and was never the same afterward. I have seen videos, read story after story, visited with parents and my heart continues to break.

Vaccine side effects can include chronic diarrhea, behavior changes, attention issues, high-pitched screaming, sensory issues, high fever, facial asymmetry, allergies, eczema, seizures, loss of motor skills and much more. Many vaccines injured children are able to improve and heal with the help of a detoxification program; seek professional help for this. People with the gene mutation MTHFR or compromised immune systems should especially be careful with vaccines as their bodies are not able to process the toxins properly.

There has never been a study on the full vaccine schedule with a double-blind inert placebo. This means we don’t know what the effects will be when our children are given all of these doses whether it is next week or twenty years from now. Many vaccines carry the live virus such as the flu and MMR vaccine so it can actually cause the sickness or disease it’s marketed to prevent. Shedding (carrying and possibly spreading) can happen several days after the vaccine is administered.

Hands down, every professional in the medical and natural medicine field I have talked to say vaccine-free children are healthier than vaccinated ones. They have fewer ear infections, allergies, diseases and visit the doctor rarely, usually only for well check-ups.

The Lord created our immune systems to fight and our bodies to heal themselves when they are given what they need. That is the heart of my column and I have dedicated much of my life studying this. Some suggest the decline in disease has more to do with personal hygiene, the invention of indoor plumbing, knowledge of germs and nutrition than with the vaccine industry itself.

Children may go to public school in Oklahoma without some or all vaccines with an exemption form found online. It is possible to opt out of some or all vaccinations or space them out as you see fit.

Writing this was not fun for me as I do not enjoy controversy in the least. But, how can I be silent knowing what I know? What I want to leave you with is this; please research, ask to see the vaccine inserts that state possible side effects and think for yourself. Where there is a risk there should always be choice so I believe parents should be educated and make the best decisions for their children, whatever that may be!

Brooke DeLong, N.D.

“Natural forces within us are the true healers of disease.” ~Hippocrates

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Books: Miller’s Review of Critical Vaccine Studies: 400 Important Scientific Papers by Miller, Neil Z. How To End the Autism Epidemic by Handley, J.B.



Disclaimer: My goal is to empower and educate people to take control of their health, naturally. Please use common sense, visit with your health care provider and do your own research if something piques your interest.

About the Author

Brooke DeLong has a degree in Naturopathy and is passionate about educating and inspiring people. She is a wife and mom to four awesome kids.

  • Avatar Lauren says:

    Thank you for writing this! ❤

  • Avatar Sarah says:

    Thank you for sharing the natural health concerns of America’s vaccine program. I agree that today, our babies have too many shots combined at each visit – and how can doctors advise pregnant mothers to get vaccines when NO research says that is safe?!
    I think a majority would agree that we want healthier children in America; parents are demanding safer products & asking for second opinions (better informed!) We definitely need to discuss vaccine safety more seriously, and NOT be a divided nation over a ‘one size fits all’ plan.

  • Avatar lindsay says:

    Bravo! Thank you for having the courage to share the truth, as suppressed and unwelcome as it is.

  • Avatar David says:

    Thank you for taking the time to write this. The truth is out there if people are willing to believe it. I wasn’t vaccinated for religious reasons and I’m still alive. Most of the things they vaccinate for aren’t even dangerous diseases, at least not in first world countries.

  • Avatar Holly says:

    Thank you for sharing the other side of the story!!!

  • Avatar Karen says:

    Excellent article from my sweet small town! So refreshing to see this viewpoint printed, thank you for writing this! ❤️

  • Avatar Michelle says:

    Thank you for encouraging people to be critical thinkers and research for themselves. We as individuals are solely responsible for making healthcare choices for ourselves and our children. It is important that we realize that we are the authorities on our bodies and not doctors, not the cdc and certainly not the vaccine makers.

  • Avatar Ashlee O says:

    Great article. Thank you!

  • Avatar Kaghy says:

    It is so refreshing to see someone brave enough to show the other side. Thank you for being that person.


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