Essay about Vaccination Should Be Mandatory For Children

1048 Words Oct 2nd, 2015 null Page
Vaccination can save children’s life because, diseases killed thousands of children, polio was once Americas most feared disease, and thanks to vaccination there, are no signs of polio in the U.S. Vaccination should be mandatory for children because it’s easier for children because it’s easier for them to get sick. For example, a boy/girl that is sick coughs on his/her hand, shakes his/her best friend’s hand and his/her best friend eats with the same hand his/her sick friend shook. So now he/she gets sick and then the flu keeps getting passed around to other kids.

Vaccination can save children’s life because diseases killed thousands of children, Polio existed once Americas feared disease, and thanks to vaccination, there are no signs of polio in the U.S. In fact, we have seen resurgences of measles (fever and skin rash) and the flu over the past few years. Since 2010, there have been between 10,000 and 50,000 cases of the flu each year in the U.S. and about 10 to 20 babies, many of which were too young to be fully vaccinated died each year. Others may not be able to receive certain vaccinations due to server allergies, weakened immune systems from conditions like leukemia (cancer of blood forming tissues), or other reasons. To help keep them, safe, it is important that you and your children who are able to get vaccinated are fully immunized. This not only protects your family, but also helps prevent the spread of these diseases to your friends and loved ones. It can also…

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