Thursday, December 1st, 2011
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A recent U.S. study shows an increase in the number of parents opting not to have their children vaccinated due to health, religious or other factors. In Mercer County, about 15 percent of children have received no or only a few of the recommended immunizations.
Related online story:
Health fears, misinformation and other factors are swaying parents to skip vaccinations for their children, a local official said.