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Why Some Colorado Parents Reject Vaccines Has A Lot To Do With History And Our Western Culture

February 21, 2020

The pressure modern parents feel to make the right child-rearing decisions is just one reason some decide not to have their kids vaccinated, or to forgo certain vaccines, according to sociologist Jennifer Reich.
“Each decision parents make, whether it's school choice, whether it's traveling soccer teams and tutoring, whether it's health care decisions, all feel high stakes," Reich said.