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In vaccination debate, children of more responsible parents at risk
In vaccination debate, children of more responsible parents at risk

Did I pause, ever so briefly, when it was time for my daughter to be vaccinated as required under California law? Yes. A parent worries. You worry about a negative reaction, or even about claims by some that high rates of autism might be related to vaccinations. But I had greater worries that if my child didn’t get vaccinated, she’d be susceptible to measles, whooping cough, polio, rubella, mumps, hepatitis B, diphtheria and chicken pox. Was there any credible scientific evidence that vaccinations could cause autism? None whatsoever. Was there any credible scientific evidence that vaccinations have helped thousands of children avoid dangerous illness and even death?...

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