Mandatory flu shots worry UNM Hospital employees

ShareThis Mandatory flu shots worry UNM Hospital employees 08 Nov 2013 University of New Mexico Hospital employees…object to being told the flu vaccination is now mandatory, and they want clarification about who pays if an employee has an adverse reaction. That was the message delivered Thursday from the workers’ union, District 1199 NM of the […]

Supreme Court rules mandatory juvenile life without parole cruel and unusual

ShareThis Supreme Court rules mandatory juvenile life without parole cruel and unusual 25 Jun 2012 The Supreme Court on Monday limited the use of life terms in prison for murderers under 18, ruling that judges must consider the defendant’s youth and the nature of the crime before putting him behind bars with no hope for […]

Queen Beatrix’s Brother-In-Law Calls For Mandatory Birth Control For The “Unfit”

In an episode of the television program Zembla that aired last week on Dutch national television, Pieter van Vollenhoven- queen Beatrix’s brother-in-law- called for forced birth control for people with drug addiction, psychiatric patients and other people deemed unfit to reproduce. As head of the Dutch Safety Board, Van Vollenhoven investigated several cases in which […]

tdap California “mandatory” vaccination for school 2011-2012 year

tdap California “mandatory” vaccination forschool year 2011-2012 year is NOT law it is a clever suggestion. I will update this blog with more information as I get it.  Please make comments with your experience, good or bad, whether you choose to get the vaccination for your children or not.   This blog is NOT designed to […]

Advocates Say Flu Vaccine Should Be Mandatory For Health Workers

NPR February 3, 2012 Despite more than 20 years of recommendations that health workers get flu shots, the most recent data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show more than a third don’t comply. The voluntary approach to reducing the risk that workers will transmit flu to patients has fallen short. So consumer and […]

Michele Bachmann attacks Rick Perry on Mandatory HPV Vaccines

ShareThis Michele Bachmann attacks Rick Perry on Mandatory HPV Vaccines 12 Sep 2011 Michele Bachmann accused Rick Perry of using sixth-grade girls as profit engines for a drug company at the CNN/Tea Party Express debate, lacing into the Texas governor for having attempted to mandate the [deadly] HPV vaccine for young teenagers. “To have innocent […]