Vaccines

Local Facebook page seeks to educate parents about vaccines for children

A local mother started a Facebook page to educate parents about vaccinations for their children. (Source: WMBF News)
A local mother started a Facebook page to educate parents about vaccinations for their children. (Source: WMBF News)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Many WMBF News viewers have sounded off on both sides of the vaccination debate after an investigative report on vaccination rates in local schools was posted to Facebook.

Some saying unvaccinated kids should stay home from school, while others said it should be up to parents to make the decision.

Here are just a few comments viewers left on Facebook:

Do as you wish with your children. I believe in informed decisions and the CHOICE to vaccinate or not.

I have a documented vaccine injured child. Until you have lived through that (for the rest of your life like my son will) you have no stake in the decisions of others.

If you want to vaccinate then do so. If you don’t then don’t. Just be sure you’ve made an informed decision. The day someone forces you to do something is the day you need to question why.

Vaccinate your kids.they should do like they used to,if your kids hasn’t been vaccinated they shouldn’t be allowed to attend any school,I don’t want my kids or family member getting I’ll be of a parent not getting…