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Comment Re:About time. (Score 1) 656

However, if someone was not vaccinated because a doctor said not to without valid medical reasons (some people can't be vaccinated, which is why herd immunity is important) and did contract a disease and died, a malpractice suit would be in order.

Nothing is perfectly safe. The current vaccination schedule is as safe as we can make it, balancing rare or minimal vaccine effects against the chance of getting a dangerous disease.

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