Vaccination Risks

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Getting vaccinated does have some risks, however they do save many lives. Vaccines have saved over 2.5 million children (Pro-Con). Around 2-3 million deaths a year are prevented by vaccines (Who). People who are vaccinated avoid potentially fatal diseases including mumps, measles, and whooping cough. If the world as a whole can demolish the most fatal diseases, the generations after them would not have to worry. Diseases can affect the next generation before they are even born. Pregnant mothers who contract disease can potentially cause birth defects (CDC). The prevention of the disease is the first step into avoiding the defects. Vaccinations are primarily known for their ability to prevent disease. However, they also aid is the prevention
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