Measles Outbreak: End To Religious Exemptions For Vaccinations Signed Into Law In New York StateState legislators are expected Thursday to pass a law that would end religious exemptions for vaccinations in New York in response to an outbreak of measles in parts of the state.
Anti-Vaxxers Storm Albany In Hopes Of Saving Religious Exemptions For VaccinesRobert Kennedy Jr. was among the protesters questioning the safety of vaccines. Health authorities blame misinformation for the recent outbreak; predominately centered in the Tri-state area.
NY Judge Rules Against Anti-Vax Parents, Says Students Can't Return To School During Measles OutbreakMore than 40 students have been banned from a private school during the Rockland County measles outbreak. On Tuesday, the judge said he would not lift that ban.
Unvaccinated Child Nearly Dies Of Tetanus, Family Ends Up With $1 Million Medical BillAn unvaccinated six-year-old Oregon boy was hospitalized for two months for tetanus and almost died of the bacterial illness