An Amish family has filed a lawsuit against a new vaccine law in New York that eliminated religious vaccine exemptions. Folks who know that Amish do indeed vaccinate their kids are likely surprised by the lawsuit… About That Amish Vaccine Exemption Lawsuit in New York Wait, what? The Amish vaccinate their kids? While many Amish …
Pertussis cases and deaths are down from the pre-vaccine era.
DTP vaccines protect our kids against diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis and include DTaP, Tdap, and TD.
Although breakthrough infections do occur because vaccines aren’t perfect, folks should know that vaccinated kids who get sick have milder disease.