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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the U.S., vaccination programs have eliminated or significantly reduced many vaccine-preventable diseases. Even so, some of these diseases still exist and may once again become common—and deadly—if we don’t get the vaccinations we need and when we need them. 296 more words
Watching a child’s meltdown during routine shots can be just as painful for you, as a parent, as it is for them. This struggle causes many parents to question whether or not vaccines are really necessary. 777 more words
Following the application of an immunization campaign to 52 indigenous children from the Simojovel municipality, 29 of them had adverse reactions and had to be hospitalized. 404 more words
A California bill aimed at forcing parents to vaccinate their children has cleared the state senate.
In a 25-10 victory, the bill prohibits parents from not vaccinating kids for religious or philosophic beliefs (medical exemptions can still be made). 111 more words