Negative affect of social media on attitudes toward vaccines

A recent study done in the UK analyzing various social media “news” articles and surveys found that misinformation on social media regarding vaccine complications associated with negative views and inaccurate information regarding vaccinations. The study urges journalists and social media providers that news regarding vaccines and their side effects come from reputable sources.

https://www.bmj.com/content/364/bmj.l365.long

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