We are up to about 100,000 children under age 2 in the United States who have not been vaccinated against 14 infectious diseases — and rising.
NEW: Percentage of U.S. children under age 2 who don’t receive any vaccines has quadrupled since 2001. Parental hesitancy/refusal is one reason. My story.
Percentage of young U.S. children who don’t receive any vaccines has quadrupled since 2001
New from on the increasing influence of the antivaccine lobby and a new report. Thanks for highlighting our study! #VaccinesWork
the % of US children under age 2 who don’t receive any vaccines has apparently quadrupled (!) since 2001
Percentage of young U.S. children who don’t receive any vaccines has quadrupled since 2001 - The Washington Post
Allowing parents to opt-out of vaccinating their child for "religious beliefs" - often based on widely debunked pseudoscience - puts every child at risk of preventable disease. It is unacceptable and morally reprehensible.
If one more person tells me "but measles is a mild illness." I'm so worried for these kids and their communities. Percentage of young U.S. children who don’t receive any vaccines has quadrupled since 2001
47 states still have religious and philosophical exemptions from vaccine requirements. These dangerous loopholes are needlessly putting children at risk
Percentage of young U.S. children who don’t receive any vaccines has quadrupled since 2001
I've been in countries where it's hard to vaccinate your kids, even if you want to. Here in the U.S., its easy. And some parents choose not to? Mind-boggling.
“Among children aged 19 months to 35 months in rural areas, about 2 percent received no vaccinations in 2017. That is double the number of unvaccinated children living in urban areas.”
The percentage of young U.S. children who don’t receive any vaccines because their parents are stupid has quadrupled since 2001, according to a new report from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention.
Why wait till 2040 for climate catastrophe? Let's just kill our kids now
#PubH6003 as we talked about in class a few weeks ago...this is an emerging public health threat...Percentage of young U.S. children who don’t receive any vaccines has quadrupled since 2001
Percentage of young U.S. children who don’t receive any vaccines has quadrupled since 2001
What will people say when rates of autism don’t start tumbling?
Deeply troubling finding given that #vaccineswork to protect individuals & communities from deadly diseases: “Percentage of young U.S. children who don’t receive any vaccines has quadrupled since 2001”
It's OK if I skip vaccinations for MY kids, as long as the rest of those suckers are doing it.
I fear for the state of the union. Percentage of young U.S. children who don’t receive any vaccines has quadrupled since 2001
100,000 children under age 2 in USA have not been vaccinated via
What happens when a small % of people stubbornly refuse to believe science or evidence? In some cases - like vaccines or secondhand smoke or climate change - they put everyone around them at risk.
“It seems that in recent years, exemptions are going up, and the trend is likely due to parents refusing to vaccinate”