Posts Tagged ‘Effects of diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis or tetanus vaccination on allergies and allergy-related respiratory symptoms among children and adolescents in the United States’


* The prevalence of allergic disorders has doubled in the last 20 years.
* There are 30-50 million allergy or asthma sufferers in the US.
* There is a causal relation between the DTP vaccine and anaphylaxis, and tetanus toxoid and anaphylaxis.

The JMPT study showed that children who were given DPT and tetanus vaccines had significantly greater odds of asthma an allergy-related symptoms than those who were unvaccinated.

A child who had the DTP and tetanus vaccinations is:
* 50% more likely to experience severe allergic reactions
* 80% more likely to experience sinusitis
* 100% more likely to experience asthma

Different reactions were associated with different ages of vaccination.
* Vaccinated younger children get severe allergic reactions and sinusitis (sinus problems)
* Vaccinated adolescents get asthma, wheezin and whistling, and nose and eye symptoms

Dr J


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