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vaccinate

 [vak´sĭ-nāt]
to inoculate with vaccine to produce immunity.

vac·ci·nate

(vak'si-nāt),
To administer a vaccine.

vaccinate

(văk′sə-nāt′)
v. vacci·nated, vacci·nating, vacci·nates
v.tr.
To inoculate with a vaccine in order to produce immunity to an infectious disease, such as diphtheria or typhus.
v.intr.
To perform vaccinations or a vaccination.

vac′ci·na′tor n.

vac·ci·nate

(vak'si-nāt)
To administer a vaccine.

vaccinate

to inoculate with vaccine to produce immunity.

Patient discussion about vaccinate

Q. Do Vaccines cause Autism? I have heard all over the news lately that the vaccines we give our children can cause Autism. Is this true? Is it dangerous? Should I vaccinate my one year old son?

A. NO

Andrew Wakefield MD started the controversy when publish the idea in Lancet. He was paid 130,000 dollars to lie

Check this link for full story:
http://www.thedoctorsvideos.com/video/749/MMR-and-Autism-The-Andrew-Wakefield-Story

Q. Who Should Receive the Flu Vaccine? Should I go get vaccinated for the flu? I have been told it is advised only for certain people, so who should receive this vaccine?

A. before you would like to go on with any vaccination, you should check out this very long list of links and create your own opinion:

http://www.aegis.ch/neu/links.html

at the bottom you will also find links in english. vaccinations in general are very disputable/dubious and it is probably time that we learn about it.

Q. Does the flu vaccine protect from all kinds of flu? If I get a flu vaccine does that mean I am completely protected from getting the flu?

A. No, the vaccine does not give complete protection from all the flu types out there. The vaccine protects from the most common types of flu, which are: H3N2, H1N1 and one B virus.

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States maintain the right to institute vaccination programs in emergency situations and to quarantine either infectious or unvaccinated persons for the public good.
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