Why vaccinate?

Vaccines are back in the news with Halton and other jurisdictions imposing a must be vaccinated rule for all students or face suspension and news of a number of outbreaks and children not getting immunized with tragic outcomes.  But people still worry about the potential long term effects of vaccinations.  Dr. Jeffrey Pernica is an associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics and the head of the division of Pediatric Infectious Disease at McMaster, and this morning he was in to talk about this issue.


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Angela says:

and what about telling people the truth
where are the sudies showing thia many vaccines at once are safe? THERE IS NONE
how many vaccines have been studied for links to autism? THREE
what about exemptions? THREE kinds available and only needed in TWO provinces in Canada
what about care of a child that is vaccine injured? sorry you are on your own
does the govt help? NO
can you sue the manufacturer? NO
the dr? NO
the nurse? NO

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