She is for medical exemptions, and has a reason why.
This year, there have been 667 confirmed cases of measles in the U.S.
The bill, if passed into law, would allow minors over 14 in New York to receive vaccinations without parental approval.
Newsweek spokes to science writer and pro-vaccine advocate David Robert Grimes, who has received the John Maddox Prize for communicating science in the face of hostility.
“God knows how I’m still alive,” Lindenberger wrote on Reddit.
Lindenberger made headlines by defying his parents to get shots as an 18-year-old.
Kyusei Shinkyo, which warns against "the hazards of using medicine to treat disease" has agreed to alter its teachings after an outbreak at one of its workshops in Japan.
Marina Williams claims a New York state school district is breaking the law by not exempting her children from immunization because of their religious beliefs.
Despite overwhelming scientific evidence that vaccines are a safe and effective tool for the prevention of childhood diseases, a significant minority of the U.S. population remains skeptical of the practice
Researchers found that whether or not a person believes in conspiracy theories could account for up to a quarter of their attitude toward vaccines.
Sixteen people have died and an additional two deaths are under investigation.
The infants missed out on the first dose of a combined vaccine against three possibly fatal diseases.
An outbreak of measles is spreading across Italy and other parts of Europe.
"It benefits everyone to do all that is possible to prevent anyone from requiring medical attention," writes Jae Won Joh, a doctor.
Vaccination rates have fallen dramatically in the last few years, and the conflict is making things worse.
Routine vaccination programs have been disrupted by the Ebola crisis, which could lead to new public health disaster.
Chad Hayes on why he allowed his baby to be given all the shots.
A rash of measles cases in Colorado, Utah and Washington State and California have been traced back to the popular theme park.