Senator Dick Durbin and Congressman Henry Waxman have asked
the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to review adverse event report (AER)
data—but only for supplements, claiming that they may be a public health
However, the AER data show that
vaccines and drugs are far more dangerous than supplements. There are over 25
times more AERs for vaccines, and over 487 times more AERs for FDA-approved
prescription drugs, than there are for supplements.
Please tell Congress they shouldn’t be investigating
supplement AERs unless also start investigating major vaccine and drug AERs.
(Please personalize your message if you have the time!)
Dear [Decision Maker],
Sincerely,[Your Name] [Your Address] [City, State ZIP]