Overcoming COVID Vaccine Hesitancy, Myths, Misinformation Becoming More DifficultCOVID case numbers are rising and the consequences of that loom over everyone, so people are inevitably asking about the holdouts, those who are choosing not to get vaccinated. From anti-vax myths to old fashioned stubbornness, there are a lot of reasons behind that and changing minds, at this point, will be difficult.
Anti-Vax Parents Using Medical Exemptions To Avoid VaccinesParents opposed to vaccines in California are managing to get around a tough, new law.
Pediatricians Dismissing Families Who Won't VaccinateA growing number of pediatricians are dismissing families who don’t want to vaccinate, and they’re now making that move with the blessing of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Avowed Anti-Vaxxer Mom Has Change Of Heart As All 7 Kids Develop Whooping CoughA Canadian woman refused to vaccinate her children and resisted the urging of relatives to reconsider her anti-vax stance has now charged her tune after all seven of her unvaccinated children developed whooping cough.
Law Requiring California Parents To Vaccinate Their Children Likely To PassLast Thursday, a state law was introduced that would eliminate the "personal belief" exception to California's vaccination law. Political analyst Melissa Griffin Caen has more on the proposed law.
Chris Christie Thinks Parents Should Have Choice In Vaccinating Their KidsNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a likely Republican candidate for president, said Monday that parents should have some choice on whether to vaccinate their children.
First Measles Cases Confirmed In Marin County, Bay Area Battleground For Vaccination DebateHealth officials say the patients are siblings who were unvaccinated and became infected outside the county.
Marin Family Whose Leukemic Child Can't Vaccinate Asks School To Require ImmunizationA six-year-old boy in Marin County who's been fighting cancer most of his life is facing a new threat to his health his family says he shouldn't have to worry about.