These sites are written by experts on immunology and vaccine research. The information included is based on scientific evidence.

In addition to all the websites, books, and articles linked from the other pages on this site, along with my education in biology, I relied heavily on the information provided within the publications listed below in the production of this website.


American Academy of Pediatrics: Immunizations

CDC Vaccines and Immunization

Vaccine Education Center

The History of Vaccines

Immunization Action Coalition

National Network for Immunization Information

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

The Vaccine Makers Project


Every Child by Two

National Foundation for Infectious Diseases

World Health Organization


Vaccines and Your Child: Separating Fact from Fiction
Paul A. Offit, M.D. | 2011

The History of Vaccines
The College of Physicians of Philadelphia | 2013

Deadly Choices: How the Anti-Vaccine Movement Threatens Us All
Paul A. Offit, M.D. | 2011

Vaccinated: One Man’s Quest to Defeat the World’s Deadliest Diseases
Paul A. Offit, M.D. | 2008

The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease
Meredith Wadman | 2017

On Immunity: An Inoculation
Eula Biss | 2015

Pox: an American History
Michael Willrich | 2012

Emerging Infectious Diseases
Stuart A. Hill, Michael A. Palladino | 2005

How the Immune System Works
Lauren M. Sompayrac | 5th Edition | 2015

Protecting America’s Health: The FDA, Business, and One Hundred Years of Regulation
Philip J. Hilts | 2004


Medical Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths: What We Think We Know May Be Hurting Us
Steven Novella, M.D. | The Great Courses | 2013