HEALTHY LIVING

An Anthropological Approach To California's Vaccination Problem

05/31/2015 01:48 pm ET | Updated Jun 01, 2015
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As we were reminded during California's recent measles outbreak, a surprising number of well-educated people decide each year not to have their children immunized against an array of communicable diseases. Trying to discern why they make this dangerous decision is a priority for public health officials, and a perplexing puzzle to the rest of us.

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