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Survey: 74% might pull kids from day care over vaccines

Posted on Dec 25, 2014 in Medical Rewind

Three in four parents say they would consider taking their child out of day care if they found out other kids attending were not up-to-date on vaccinations, according to a new survey. Researchers at the University of Michigan conducted the nationwide survey of 614 parents with children ages 5 and under. They asked the parents what they would do if one in four kids at their child’s day care was under-vaccinated. It turns out this proportion of under-vaccinated children is not so far-fetched. Nationally, more than 30% of 2-year-olds are not up-to-date, according to the Centers for...

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