Vaccination, vaccine and inoculation. All words that cause a furore in parenting and medical circles.
During my career I have bore witness to children who are suffering from vaccine preventable diseases such as measles and chicken pox and believe me when I say that these diseases are not something to be dismissed as a nasty rash and itchy sores. These diseases can and have killed children and continue to do so. These diseases are preventable and in this day and age. We shouldn't be witness to suffering these diseases can cause.
Below is a link to an article written by Dr Jennifer Raff about childhood vaccinations. I urge you all to read it and share this amongst your friends and family.
The article is hosted on the a rather fruitfully named, yet reputable website so I do apologies in advance for the profanity of the websites name once you have clicked the link...