Are State-Mandated Vaccinations Justified By Science?

Does the peer-reviewed medical research give justification for state-mandated vaccinations? Watch this video to see me go through the research and find an answer to this very important question.

Resources / References:

Early diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccination associated with higher female mortality and no difference in male mortality in a cohort of low birthweight children: an observational study within a randomised trial.

The Introduction of Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis and Oral Polio Vaccine Among Young Infants in an Urban African Community: A Natural Experiment.

Trends In Non-polio Acute Flaccid Paralysis Incidence In India

America’s Health Rankings

Mississippi – yes, Mississippi – has the nation’s best child vaccination rate. Here’s why.

Infant mortality rates regressed against number of vaccine doses routinely given: Is there a biochemical or synergistic toxicity?

Relative trends in hospitalizations and mortality among infants by the number of vaccine doses and age, based on the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS), 1990-2010.

Pilot comparative study on the health of vaccinated and unvaccinated 6- to 12- year old U.S. children

A Population-Based Cohort Study of Undervaccination in 8 Managed Care Organizations Across the United States

Rise in mumps outbreaks prompts U.S. officials to weigh third vaccine dose

Effectiveness of School-Based Influenza Vaccination

Acellular pertussis vaccines protect against disease but fail to prevent infection and transmission in a nonhuman primate model

Zinc, diarrhea, and pneumonia

Persistent measles infection in malnourished children.

Combining vitamin A and vaccines: convenience or conflict?

Malnutrition as an underlying cause of childhood deaths associated with infectious diseases in developing countries.

The interaction between nutrition and infection.