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.
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Health fears, misinformation and other factors are swaying parents to skip vaccinations for their children, a local official said. About 15 percent of children in Mercer County have received no immunizations or only a select fe . . .
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