|The company will also reject the ad it finds that contain misinformation about vaccines. — AFP Photo|
The company has faced pressure in recent weeks to tackle the problem, amid outbreaks of measles around the United States attributed to growing numbers of parents who refuse to vaccinate their children.
US lawmakers have decried the higher incidences of preventable diseases in the wake of a movement against child vaccination, in large part due to rumours they can cause health or developmental issues. Continue reading “Facebook launches offensive to combat misinformation on vaccines”