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misternormal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-25-06 10:56 AM
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7. Anyone remember the "swine flu" scare... ?
... The only thing stopping the widespread use of the swine flu vaccine was human trials... in 1976, the U.S. Army in Fort Ord California was the human trial...

I was given a dose of the vaccine, and later in the evening my body temp went to 105 degrees...

Thought I was a goner for sure, but it didn't fry my brain enough to make me register Republican.

I joke about it now, but it was serious business then. I don't know if the vaccine was ever used, but I would not have given to anyone after what I went through.
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  - I'm sure by next year  DoYouEverWonder   Mar-25-06 10:33 AM   #2 
  - Maybe they'll bring SARs back?  notadmblnd   Mar-25-06 10:48 AM   #5 
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  - just another $$ windfall for the neo-nuts  Cheap_Trick   Mar-25-06 10:45 AM   #4 
  - No it is not a hoax...  SaveElmer   Mar-25-06 10:50 AM   #6 
  - Anyone remember the "swine flu" scare... ?  misternormal   Mar-25-06 10:56 AM   #7 
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