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Presidential Candidates and Vaccine Myths

Medical experts said the presidential candidates who linked autism with vaccinations during a national televised debate were perpetuating dangerous myths that science has determined are false.

The GOP presidential debate in Simi Valley, California on Sept. 16, 2015.

Medical experts said the presidential candidates who linked autism with vaccinations during the Sept. 16 GOP presidential debate were perpetuating dangerous myths that science has determined are false. (ABC)

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