How many of these myths about chicken pox and the chicken pox vaccine do you believe?
Thinking of skipping or delaying some of your child’s vaccines and following an alternative vaccine schedule? Take a look at the evidence behind these schedules first.
Fifteen people died in Plano, Texas in 1895, even though a smallpox vaccine was available at the time that could have prevented this and most other smallpox outbreaks and epidemics. Tragically, the fight against its use mirrors much of what we see in today’s anti-vaccine movement.
People who truly can’t be vaccinated rely on herd immunity, because in most cases, there are no effective alternatives for vaccines.