Despite California’s Strict New Law, Hundreds of Schools Still Don’t Have Enough Vaccinated Kids

Favicon KTLA

Even with a new law that has boosted kindergarten vaccination rates to record highs, hundreds of schools across California still have so many children lacking full immunization that they pose an increased risk of disease outbreaks, according to a Times analysis of state data. At nearly 750 schools, 90% or fewer kindergartners had been fully vaccinated last year, the analysis found. Experts say the rate should be at least 95% to prevent the spread of highly contagious diseases such as measles....

Read the full article here: KTLA


The post: «Despite California’s Strict New Law, Hundreds of Schools Still Don’t Have Enough Vaccinated Kids» has been published on the website KTLA where, everyday, you can find the latest news about California's area.



Get more articles about this topic

Leave a comment