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Are Vaccines Safe for Children?

Posted on Feb 14, 2012

There is a lot of discussion in the press about the safety of vaccines in children, says Kellen Glinder, M.D., a pediatrician at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation. And the question often comes up in his practice. “In the United States vaccines are very well studied and very safe,” the doctor advises in this video on the topic.

“One thing is very clear: When we don’t vaccinate our children, the diseases we are protecting against reappear,” he says.