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Center for Health and Biosciences | Biomedical Research

Vaccine myths and challenges

Kirstin R.W. Matthews

Vaccine myths and challenges.

By Kirstin R.W. Matthews and Melody T. Tan

Vaccines and vaccine exemptions are increasingly contentious issues in Texas. In these issue briefs, the authors discuss the common anti-vaccine arguments used and misconceptions presented during the public hearings for two Texas house bills on vaccinations.