Behind each person who has contracted a vaccine-preventable disease is the story of a life interrupted, of a family devastated. Vaccine-Preventable Disease: The Forgotten Story profiles families who have suffered the true cost of not vaccinating.

The following stories are featured in full-length in Vaccine-Preventable Disease: The Forgotten Story, along with those of other affected families. These stories carry caution — but they are also full of hope for a better future. We can prevent these diseases with safe and easy immunizations and move toward a healthier world for ourselves and our children. Read more about the book.

"A single ear infection is a greater immunological challenge to a child than all childhood vaccines combined."
– Alison Singer
, former executive vice president of communications & awareness, Autism Speaks

 

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