• The Number of Children Without Vaccinations Has Skyrocketed Since 2001, New Reports Find

    8 days ago - By Time

    The number of children who have not received vaccines for preventable diseases has quadrupled since 2001, to an estimated 100,000 individuals, according to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention .
    Using data from the National Immunization Survey-Child, the CDC report published Thursday found that in 2017, “the percentage of children with no vaccinations by age 2 years increased from 0.9% for children born in 2011 to 1.3% for those born in 2015.” In 2001, that figure was only 0.3%. The survey found that children were least likely to have received vaccinations...
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  • Percentage Of Kids Under 2 Who Aren't Vaccinated Has Quadrupled Since 2001

    Percentage Of Kids Under 2 Who Aren't Vaccinated Has Quadrupled Since 2001

    8 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    The number of unvaccinated kids has steadily increased every year since 2001
    Recently released federal health data paints an incredibly disturbing picture when it comes to kids and vaccines. Since 2001, the percentage of kids under age two who haven't received any vaccinations has quadrupled. You don't need to be a scientist or medical professional to know that's not good.
    First, the good news - according to a pair of recent CDC studies about immunization rates among preschoolers and kindergartners, the majority of American parents are vaccinating their kids, totally on schedule. But the...
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