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CDC's Dr. Nancy Messonnier says officials have to be innovative to counter misinformation
Dr. Nancy Messonnier, acting director of the Center for Preparedness and Response at the CDC, says it’s important that health officials spread accurate information about the measles vaccine and use social media to counter messaging from anti-vaxxers and spread accurate information about the measles vaccine. “When myths and misinformation take hold, it’s hard to stamp them out and it’s hard to counter it.”
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