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Dangers of Vaccine Hesitancy Explained in 10 Tweets

April 16, 2014

http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/health/2014/04/16/dangers-of-vaccine-hesitancy-explained-in-10-tweets/

 

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Parental decisions are the bedrock of childhood vaccination rates. While most parents turn to their pediatricians for help making decisions about immunization there’s also a lot of conflicting information for them to sift through. Worry over whether it’s safe to allow their child to have 24 shots before the age of two and up to five pokes per visit has left many parents on the fence about if and when they should stick to the vaccination schedule recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Douglas Opel of Seattle Children’s is quoted in this article.

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