Are you really surprised that folks who are against vaccines are also against masks and social distancing?
How are anti-vaccine folks responding to the COVID-19 pandemic? With misinformation, denial, and conspiracy theories. Anyone surprised?
Large local reactions to vaccines, although sometimes scary looking, are not dangerous, do go away, and are not a reason your pediatrician should typically tell you to skip or delay your child’s vaccines.
It shouldn’t be a surprise that anti-vaccine doctors don’t actually know anything about vaccines.