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Viewpoints: Lessons On Teaching Parents To Be Calm About Vaccinations; With Hurricane Season Here, Is There A Plan To Protect Immigrant Children In U.S. Custody?

Opinion writers weigh in on these public health topics and other issues. The Wall Street Journal: How To Persuade Parents To Vaccinate Their Kids The current outbreaks of measles are largely a result of parents being afraid to vaccinate their children—a fear that increased dramatically after a 1998 study in the Lancet falsely linked the… Read More »

Dr Miriam Stoppard: ‘Measles is back and it is killing our children’

Our childhood vaccinations schemes have been so ­successful over the years that many people have never seen a child with diphtheria, polio, measles or mumps. These adults are fortunately ­ignorant to the suffering a child ­experiences with any of these ­infections and unknowing of the serious complications that can attend them, some of them life-threatening.… Read More »