Resources for Parents
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Vaccinate Your Baby
Vaccinate Your Baby is designed for parents and those readying themselves to have children. It details the benefits of vaccinations and aims to resolve any misinformation relating to vaccinating children.
American Academy of Pediatrics: Immunization
The American Academy of Pediatrics has long been an advocator for vaccines and their Immunization page emphasizes how important it is for families to acknowledge the life-saving capacities within vaccines. The page has resources for pediatricians and families alike.
Immunize for Good
Immunize for Good is a parent resource that educates on all of the particularities of vaccinating your child properly. The site has interesting pages like “Fact or Fiction”, “The Vaccines”, and even a “Parents Talk” section.
Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS)
Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System helps keep track of any irregular reactions to vaccinations. The government and medical establishments acknowledge that adverse reactions to vaccines do happen sometimes, and they use the information provided through this service to improve the safety and effectiveness of vaccines.
It’s OK to Ask
It’s OK to Ask equips consumers with facts from the medical community that detail diseases, vaccines, timelines for getting shots, and much more. Additionally, the site allows individuals to be put in touch with experts and discuss any issues they may be having.
Voices for Vaccines
Voices for Vaccines empowers parents to discuss the benefits of vaccinating your children and propagate information to others on the issues. The site has sections on Vaccines, Tools, and other Parents who Vaccinate, so you can be sure to find the information desired.
PKIDs (Parents of Kids with Infectious Diseases) Blog
PKIDs (Parents of Kids with Infectious Diseases) Blog helps to give parents whose children have diseases like hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, and other chronic diseases with no cure an outlet for discussing ways to ease their children’s lives and make a more stable home environment for their family. They discuss immunization and vaccine benefits as well.
Shot by Shot
Shot by Shot is comprised of stories from people across the country as they explain why it’s so absolutely critical to get a vaccination. The site makes a great page to show parents who want to learn more about the diseases vaccines prevent or are questioning the need for vaccines.
Parents Who Protect
Parents Who Protect is a resource for parents to understand how absolutely crucial it is to vaccinate children and give them the ability to lead a healthy, productive life. The author of the site is the president of the National Meningitis Associations and has more than enough experience to aptly address vaccination issues.
The History of Vaccines
The History of Vaccines is an interactive guide, complete with timelines, videos, and family facts on vaccines. If you’re looking for disease-specific statistics and how vaccines can combat it, the site is incredibly informative.