Image Dr. Paul Thomas, a Beaverton pediatrician, has promoted his vaccine skepticism on YouTube. Judge Orders Anti-Vaccine Beaverton Pediatrician To Identify Patients In Study The ruling comes after the Oregon Medical Board sued Dr. Paul Thomas for refusing to name patients involved in his study of autism rates, which were requested as part of its investigation into his conduct. Sep 13, 2021 Premium Image Malheur County. | SHUTTERSTOCK Some Rural Oregon Counties Hopeful Of Progress In Fighting Pandemic Leaders recommend masking but they’re not inclined to adopt restrictions to prevent COVID-19 infections: They say quiet persuasion works best. Jul 29, 2021 Premium Image FRITZ LIEDTKE/OREGON HEALTH & SCIENCE UNIVERSITY An Anti-Vaccine Film Targeted to Black Americans Spreads False Information “I was naive, certainly, in assuming that this was actually a documentary, which I would say it is not. I think that it is an advocacy piece for anti-vaxxers,” said medical historian Naomi Rogers. Jun 9, 2021 Anti-Vaccine Activists Peddle Theories That Covid Shots Are Deadly, Undermining Vaccination Anti-vaccine groups are blaming patients’ coincidental medical problems on covid shots, even when it’s clear that age or underlying health conditions are to blame. Jan 25, 2021 Image OREGON HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES./ELON GLUCKLICH/THE LUND REPORT Bill Banning Non-Medical Vaccine Exemptions Passes House May 6, 2019 Image Hundreds of Oregonians protested a proposal banning non-medical exemptions for vaccines at the state Capitol in 2019. | ELON GLUCKLICH/THE LUND REPORT Controversial Vaccine Bill Faces House Vote On Monday May 1, 2019 Image Oregon State Capitol in Salem. | ROBERT AUGHENBAUGH Controversial Vaccine Bill Moves To The House Apr 26, 2019 Image Hundreds of opponents of mandatory vaccinations rallied outside the Oregon Capitol in April 2019. | ELON GLUCKLICH/THE LUND REPORT Democrats Advance Controversial Vaccine Bill Over Republican Objections Apr 24, 2019 Image Hundreds of Oregonians protested a proposal banning non-medical exemptions for vaccines at the state Capitol in 2019. | ELON GLUCKLICH/THE LUND REPORT Hundreds In Salem Protest Vaccine Bill - Again Apr 23, 2019 Lawmakers Take Up Vaccine Exemption Bill As Opponents Rally Against It Apr 22, 2019 Subscribe to anti-vax Newsletter Sign up for our health news updates. Email Address Get Involved SHARE YOUR PERSPECTIVEWhether you work within the health system or experience it as a patient, we want to hear from you.NEWS TIPSSecurely submit an anonymous news tip or confidential document.DONATESupport our journalism by making a tax-deductible gift.