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Editorial: Vaccinating Children Should Not Be Debatable

Kate LaCoe and Caroline Corcoran

June 4, 2019

Parents not vaccinating children has always been a divided issue, but is now becoming a big problem. There’s a growing number of parents who believe that some vaccinations lead to measles and other diseases or conditions. This should not be a choice if children want to attend public school. Al...

Editorial: Anti-Vaccination Should Not be an Option

Sophia DeDonatis, Reporter

May 6, 2019

Vaccine hesitancy is defined as the “reluctance or refusal to vaccinate despite the availability.” In recent years especially, there has been a rise in what many refer to as anti-vaxxers in America and other developed countries around the world. Vaccine hesitancy is one of the biggest threats to c...

Delays in Vaccinations Lead to Disease Outbreak

Delays in Vaccinations Lead to Disease Outbreak

Anna Levin, HHS Kiss and Tell Co-Editor

April 3, 2018

Parents are delaying vaccinating their children out to fear of “overloading” their immune system. This delay, however, has resulted in an outbreak of vaccine preventable diseases. Parents across the nation are delaying, or even preventing, the vaccinations of their children out of fear of har...

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