1) There has been a lot of attention in recent years focused on whether to vaccinate children or not. Based on what you know today, do you think children should be vaccinated? Why or why not?
2) Next, for this week’s Discussion, research one vaccine and answer the following questions:
What type of vaccine is it (i.e., live, attenuated) and what does that mean?
What is it effective against?
List at least 2 other facts about the vaccine you selected.
What is herd immunity? Do you think it is effective in today’s society? Why or why not?