In addition, parents need to educate themselves on the possible dangers of vaccines. A minority of the population will suffer adverse reactions to some vaccines. If one Googles "vaccine" on the Internet, there are dozens of sites to gather facts, including the National Vaccine Information Center outside Washington, D.C.
Children need parental consent for these shots, and parents have a responsibility to make sure that what is injected into their children's bodies is safe.
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