Some states are considering legislation that would make it easier to seek an immunization exemption. This is a step in the wrong direction.
We need to protect the most vulnerable: babies, people with cancer, transplant recipients, and children for whom the vaccine does not confer immunity.
The vaccine virus is weakened, and any symptoms will be milder than with wild infection, which makes significant, life-threatening complications vanishingly unlikely.
"My position is the same that it's always been," GOP Senator Rand Paul told Newsweek. "I'm both for vaccines and freedom. I think you can have both."
"God knows how I'm still alive," Lindenberger wrote on Reddit.
"... there is some concern that the rise in autism is the result of the preservatives that are in our vaccines."
Health Minister Giulia Grillo said it is time to "give space to the new."
Ongoing economic turmoil has led to a shortage of vaccines for the deadly virus.
Flu season may be winding down but it isn't over.
It's also possible that the vaccines may have been unsterile.
Vaccination rates in some European countries are extremely low.
Researchers found that whether or not a person believes in conspiracy theories could account for up to a quarter of their attitude toward vaccines.
Researchers are looking for 15 people with lymphoma to test the vaccine.
The story claims a CDC doctor said the recent flu outbreak is being caused by the flu vaccine itself.
Should avoiding vaccines be treated like a crime? Increasingly it is.
Turns out parents with second thoughts about vaccinations might be just as worried as any other parents about the (extremely slim) potential side effects.
The world's first vaccine created in 1798 may not be what we've always thought it is.
The mother is philosophically opposed to vaccinating her son for transmissible, potentially fatal and otherwise preventable diseases.
"I would rather sit behind bars for standing up for what I believe in," the mother told a local news reporter.
This parasite, carried by a sandfly, kills tens of thousands pf people every year. Treatment exists, but the sickness can still disfigure and kill people.