Thimerosal in Childhood Vaccines, Neurodevelopment Disorders, and Heart Disease in the U.S

“the 2001 U.S. Department of Education statistics showed in children born in 1983 there were a total of 7,801 cases of speech or language impairment. Among children born in 1994, this number had risen to 211,984 cases (an approximately 30-fold increase). In children born in 1983, there were a total of 2,100 cases of autism. Among children born in 1994, this number had risen… Read More

Letter From Mercury Researchers to Sen. Hillary Clinton

Dear Senator Hillary Clinton: We understand that you have been given a copy of our recently published paper in the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons implicating thimerosal as having caused neurodevelpmental disorders in children. Dr. Mark Geier has testified before the Institute of Medicine of the United States’ National Academy of Sciences on four occasions regarding vaccine policy, as well as before the… Read More

Autism: A Unique Type of Mercury Poisoning

..b. Language and Hearing The third diagnostic criterion for autism is a qualitative impairment in communication (APA, 1994), and such impairment is a primary feature of mercury poisoning. Delayed language onset is often among the first overt signs of ASD (Eisenmajer et al, 1998). Historically, half of those with classic autism failed to develop meaningful speech (Gillberg & Coleman, 1992; Prizant, 1996); and oral-motor… Read More

Letter to the FDA Regarding Thimerosal in Vaccines

Bernard A. Schwetz, DVM, PhD Acting Commissioner Food and Drug Administration 5600 Fischers Lane Rockville, MD 20852 Dear Dr. Schwetz: The Cherab Foundation is supporting the Safe Minds letter of October 19 regarding the recall of infant vaccines containing thimerosal. The Cherab Foundation, headquartered in Gillette, New Jersey is devoted to verbal apraxia (or dyspraxia of speech) and related speech and language disorders. The… Read More