The anti-vaccination movement

Facebook is under pressure to remove closed anti-vaccine groups where rumours and misinformation can spread unchallenged. Is social media to blame for the anti-vaccination movement?

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  1. Last month, the World Health Organisation named “vaccine hesitancy” one of the top 10 threats to global health in 2019. What do you think some of the others were? Take it in turns to guess, and then find out if you were right.
  2. Using your own knowledge, draw a diagram which explains how vaccinations work.