The Vaccine Mom Discusses Thimerosal in Vaccines
May 20, 2020

The Vaccine Mom, a molecular biologist and mother of two, explains:

  • Why thimerosal, a preservative containing ethyl mercury, was added to some vaccines
  • How ethylmercury differs from methylmercury (the kind found in tuna)
  • What research shows about the safety of thimerosal in vaccines

Resources

Like this video from The Vaccine Mom? Watch more of Taryn’s videos on Shot of Prevention or on VYF’s YouTube channel. 


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  1. Ulysses Urena says:

    My twin sons had gotten I believe only their first round of shots, they were born in 2004. They didn’t get anymore because they were diagnosed with autism. Cam they get the covid vaccine? Or do they need to get caught up on the others?

    • VaccinateYourFamily says:

      Hi Ulysses, Kids with autism can absolutely get vaccinated with any of the vaccines their doctor recommends — including the COVID vaccine.

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