More than 270 people in the US — mostly small children — have been infected with measles in six ongoing outbreaks since last fall. There's 1 reason this is is happening: Most states make it *way too easy* for parents to opt out. Allow me to explain
Measles is back in the US because states make it too easy to avoid vaccines
Measles is making a disturbing comeback in the U.S. The cause? Vaccine hesitancy, which has now been identified by as one of the top threats to global health.
More than 120 people across the US, mostly small children, have been infected by the measles virus in ongoing outbreaks since January.
Religious and philosophical vaccine exemptions are costing the government millions and putting our safety at risk. Our laws need to change.
The most recent Measles outbreak is a warning sign that the era of religious and moral vaccine exemptions needs to end — and fast.
More than 500 people across the country, mostly small children, have been infected by the measles virus in ongoing outbreaks since January. The most frustrating part: This is all entirely avoidable.
Measles outbreaks are back, in part, because of the embrace of vaccine myths & the spread of misinformation (see by ). #vaccineswork #scipop A good time to circulate an images - one clear message - from our book, #TheVaccinationPicture.
Measles outbreak 2019: How states make it too easy to avoid vaccines - Vox
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This anti-vax debacle is just so tragic.
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Great read by re #measlesoutbreak: . States banning opt-outs fully protected; states w/ broad phil or religious exemptions too easy to opt-out. Truth is there is rarely a legit reason, either of religion or conscience, against vacs.
Measles is back in the US because states make it too easy to avoid vaccines.
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Measles is back because US states give parents too many ways to avoid vaccines via
Measles is back because US states give parents too many ways to avoid vaccines via
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Measles is back bc states give parents too many ways to avoid vaccines "To prevent dangerous, costly & needless outbreaks—like the half-dozen going on now across the country—we need to make it harder for parents to opt out" #vaccines #science #exemptions