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Argumentative Summary : The Dangers Of Vaccines

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The chances of your child getting a case of measles, chicken pox or whooping cough might be quite low today, but vaccinations are not just for protecting ourselves and are not only for today. They also protect the people around us, such as the people who may be unable to get certain vaccines or who won’t get them for some reason. They also protect our future generations by keeping diseases that we have almost defeated from coming back. If we stopped vaccinations, we could soon find ourselves battling epidemics of diseases we thought we had conquered decades ago. Disease rates are low in the United States today, but if we let ourselves become vulnerable by not vaccinating, we could cause a serious outbreak (“What Would Happen If We Stopped Vaccinations?”).
Vaccines are the best defense we have against serious, preventable, and sometimes deadly contagious diseases. Vaccines are some of the safest medical products available, but like any other medical product, there may be risks. Vaccines are held to the highest standard of safety. The United States currently has the safest, most effective vaccine supply in history. The FDA demands that vaccines undergo a rigorous and extensive evaluation program to determine safety and effectiveness, as well as using animal studies and human clinical trials to test the side effects of the ingredients. If a vaccine does receive approval by FDA, it is continuously monitored for safety. A large amount of the over one billion doses of vaccines
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