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AAP spokesperson debunks De Niro's statements linking vaccines to autism

Your patients and parents may have heard more misinformation about vaccines from Hollywood this week. We wanted to get you this response from PedsPal member Dr. Ari Brown, as we feel she does a great job of getting back to the facts.

American Academy of Pediatrics spokesperson Dr. Ari Brown denied any link between vaccines and autism, following Robert De Niro's statements in a television interview claiming a possible connection. Brown also cited studies showing that children who receive vaccines on schedule have the same development outcomes as those whose vaccine schedule is delayed.

Watch the full story and the response from PedsPal member, Dr, Ari Brown

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