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Dr Clare Craig (not one of her impersonators)

@ClareCraigPath

Sep 23

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There's more to the story about the CDC changing the definition of the word vaccine. Let's start at the beginning. A vaccine once was, “Injection of a killed or weakened infectious organism in order to prevent the disease.” web.archive.org/web/2012071013…

In 2015 it became, “The act of introducing a vaccine into the body to produce immunity to a specific disease.” web.archive.org/web/2015021404…

In September 2021, after recent failure was evident, the definition changed to, “The act of introducing a vaccine into the body to produce protection from a specific disease.” web.archive.org/web/2021090219…

But the CDC forgot they have a glossary. Their full current glossary definition is below. "administered to induce immunity and prevent infectious diseases and their sequelae."

They have also kept this definition: "Immunization The process of being made immune or resistant to an infectious disease, typically by the administration of a vaccine. It implies that you have had an immune response." cdc.gov/vaccines/terms…

It is wrong to call a product does not prevent infection a "vaccine". It dilutes the meaning of the word and destroys public trust in existing vaccine programmes.

Dr Clare Craig (not one of her impersonators)

@ClareCraigPath

Diagnostic pathologist, lover of data, digital pathology and AI, sceptical but optimistic. Views my own not the RCPath's.

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