In the Great Vaccine Debate, Parents’ Fears Should be Respected


By Mark A. Largent / Take Part Vaccines, once the savior of an entire generation, have become a hotly contested issue in American culture, and fears that they might cause autism have dominated parents’ discussions about vaccines for more than a decade. Parents of as many as one in 10 children refuse to vaccinate their […]

To Vaccinate or Not to Vaccinate


By: Heather Somaini When our twins were born, vaccines were very controversial.  We were obsessed and worried that anything we did could hurt our precious little babies.  We heard about some of the claims that certain vaccines cause autism in children.  We even watched an episode of Oprah that completely freaked us out.  How could […]