Evidence Shows "Strong Link" Between Autism And MMR Vaccine, Utah State University Study

Published: Aug 12, 2013

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Scientific evidence has suggested a strong association between autism and the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine, following nearly a generation of contentious debate on the vaccine's safety. In 2002, investigators at Utah State University found evidence of an abnormal reaction to the vaccine in children with autism, providing some encouragement to parents who have refused to vaccinate their children with the typical three-shot regimen.

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