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Government launches campaign to give MMR vaccine to a million children in England

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f2696 (Published 25 April 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f2696

Re: Government launches campaign to give MMR vaccine to a million children in England

Since childhood is an intense period of growth and development, both of which are measured with various milestones, perhaps the viral illnesses of childhood, such as measles, mumps, and rubella, are likewise immunological milestones. And perhaps childhood vaccines are just millstones, which interfere with milestones.

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08 May 2013
Hugh Mann
Physician
Retired
Eagle Rock, MO, USA