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... Before pertussis immunizations were available, nearly all children developed whooping cough. In the U.S. ... (63 replies)
... My opinion is that healthy young children should not be vaccinated against chicken pox. Chicken pox can be fatal in adults, but is not usually life threatening in children. Also, contracting chicken pox confers a higher level of immunity than receiving the vaccine. ... (15 replies)
Measles
Dec 6, 2012
... Can a Adult gets a Measles later in there life too. though they had a vaccination when they were children? ... (0 replies)

... On the con side, people argue that the length of immunity from the vaccine is unknown, so if you give it to a young child they may lose their immunity in their adult years, when the disease is even more dangerous. ... (7 replies)
... The results of a new study published in the October 1, 2003 issue of the European journal Vaccine indicate that a higher than expected number of shingles cases was reported among children with a previous history of chickenpox-approaching the incidence rate normally seen only in older adults. Results of the study suggest mass vaccination with varicella (chickenpox) vaccine... (9 replies)
... i understand your point about allowing children to go through normal childhood diseases .... well, i guess i understand it to some extent. however, i do not agree with you. ... (9 replies)
... on was...Can I have some information on the vaccine. I don't think she was asking if anyone could give her the horrors and rarities. I do feel for people whose children have had reactions, but the fact is that these things can happen WITHOUT the vaccine also. ... (15 replies)




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