Of course, anti-vaccine folks are wrong when they say that vaccines don’t work. Vaccines work and they work well to protect us from many different vaccine preventable diseases. At least they do when you get the right vaccine at the right time and it is given properly. If an error is made, sometimes a vaccine …
Yellow fever cases are increasing and so are anti-vaccine myths about the yellow fever vaccine, which are keeping some folks from getting vaccinated and protected, even as they are threatened by a potential outbreak.
FluMist has hopefully been improved, been made more effective, and will be ready to help prevent the flu for the 2018-2019 flu season. It will be an especially good option for those kids who don’t want a shot.
Intentionally unvaccinated children and adults put others at risk for vaccine-preventable diseases.