More Parents Are Refusing to Vaccinate Their Kids--But Not for the Reason You ThinkQuicklink submitted By Scott Baker Permalink
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Anti-vax parents are on the rise.
On Monday, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released new reports and recommendations concerning parents refusing to immunize their kids against deadly diseases. Between 2006 and 2013, the percentage of pediatricians who had encountered a parent refusing a vaccine went from about 75 percent to 87 percent.