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Childhood vaccination exemptions rise in parts of the US

Medical Xpress - Tue 12 Jun 18

Non-medical exemptions from childhood vaccinations are rising in some areas of the United States, creating a risk of vaccine-preventable disease outbreaks, argue Peter Hotez, Melissa Nolan, ...

Childhood vaccination exemptions rise in parts of the US, ScienceDaily - Tue 12 Jun 18

More U.S. kids unvaccinated in states that allow non-medical exemptions

Reuters - Tue 12 Jun 18

(Reuters Health) - A growing number of children are missing out on recommended vaccinations in states that permit parents to skip inoculations due to their personal beliefs even when there's ...

Unvaccinated Kids Create Risk of U.S. 'Hot Spots'

WebMD - Thu 14 Jun 18

The researchers found that among children enrolling in kindergarten, the number of those with nonmedical exemptions has increased since 2009 in 12 states, resulting in lower rates of vaccination ...

Antivax 'Hotspots' Take Hold Around the U.S.

MedPageToday - Tue 12 Jun 18

(MedPage Today) -- Lower vaccine coverage in rural parts and major metropolitan areas