Probably. Creationism may kill and that’s sure.
More broadly, public understanding of the basic scientific reality – that evolution happened and is happening – is necessary in a scientifically sophisticated nation that is prepared to face threats like deadly viral pandemics.
I suppose that if you do think that the universe is build in a perfect way by a superior intelligence you don’t even want to try to fight back! Let HIV and flu and every other bug intelligently designed feed upon you. Could that be a way to eliminate IDers? By convincing them that medicine is an evil practice and they should avoid interfering with the Intelligent Designers purpose? I’m kidding. Am I?