Have you ever wondered how much it costs to stop all of these measles outbreaks we keep hearing about?
How many of these myths about chicken pox and the chicken pox vaccine do you believe?
Journalists can help reduce the size of measles outbreaks with good reporting that vaccines work and that they are safe and necessary and by reminding folks to get vaccinated and protected.
Ronald Reagan essentially starved the Federal program for childhood immunization, which led to lower vaccine rates and deadly outbreaks of measles. Let’s not allow history to repeat itself.