In addition to vaccines, quarantines are an important way to control vaccine-preventable diseases.
How can parents still be exposing kids to a potentially life threatening disease at a chicken pox party when a safe and effective vaccine is available?
To avoid getting others sick, keep your kids home during the entire incubation period after they are exposed to someone else who is sick.
Unlike many other myths about vaccines, shedding is a real thing. It is just much, much less common than it is made out to be. And it is very rarely something to be concerned about. There is especially no research to suggest that children who were recently vaccinated, except in rare and very specific circumstances, …