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Response to pnwmom (Reply #37)

Sun Sep 14, 2014, 01:23 PM

39. A normal childhood disease?

 

Like whooping cough?
Polio?
Small pox?

Those were all "normal childhood diseases" in prior generations.
And chicken pox isn't a disease without "serious consequences".

Vaccines ARE as safe as possible.

DTP covers pertussis, which was eradicated at one point. Now, it has resurfaced, and has caused fatalities.

If a parent refuses to vaccinate without a LEGITIMATE medical reason (and fear is NOT a legitimate reason), they are an irresponsible parent, putting not only their children's lives at stake, but everyone else's as well. Herd immunity only goes so far.

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