The news story quoted below coyly says that the government’s position on the potential hazards of the swine flu vaccination “has changed.” How about just saying the government admits it has been misleading people? Bear in mind that the swine flu vaccine is being mixed in with this year’s seasonal flu vaccine. Health ministers had planned to incinerate millions of unused doses, but now they’re disposing of them by putting them in people’s veins.
Health chiefs have for the first time acknowledged that the swine flu jab may be linked to an increased risk of developing a deadly nerve condition.
Experts are examining a possible association between the controversial jab and Guillain-Barre Syndrome, according to a report from official watchdog the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).
Previously, the Government has always stressed there is no evidence to link the paralysing condition to the H1N1 vaccine.
After The Mail on Sunday revealed in August 2009 that doctors were being asked to monitor cases of GBS during the swine flu pandemic, a letter from the Health Protection Agency’s chief executive Justin McCracken stated: ‘There is no evidence to suggest an increased risk of GBS from the vaccines being developed to fight the current pandemic.’
Now the MHRA’s newly published report suggests the Government’s position has changed.
Read more at the Mail Online.