Being a parent is a big responsibility, and the best thing you can do for your child’s health is to learn the facts so that you can make the best choices. Vaccines offer the best-known protection against several devastating illnesses, but they must be administered on a timely basis in order to protect your children at the earliest possible opportunity; protecting them when they are most vulnerable.
Don’t believe everything you read online
Be well informed. If you have questions, talk with your pediatrician about the benefits and potential risks to vaccines, and to get accurate vaccine information. If you want to do more research, use these reliable vaccine resources from trusted experts including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and American Academy of Pediatrics.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Immunization Action Coalition
- American Academy of Pediatrics
- Every Child by Two (ECBT)