Aa
A
A
A
Close
Women's Health: Postpartum Community
26.1k Members
123128 tn?1189759427

immunization shots for or against?/OPEN FORUM if needed

I was just wondering what all you ladies think about immunizating your children? I keep up to date with it. But alot of women i know don't do it and they tell me not to do it. I guess i am just wondering what other women think and if they keep up to date with it... i would love some feedback... use this as an open forum if its needed
37 Responses
Avatar universal
I got my son all his shots.  i will continue to do it with all my children as well.  I think its a good idea.
130265 tn?1450986981
I believe they are definitely worth the risks. I make sure both my kids (3&1) are up to date. I couldn't imagine them getting something that could've been prevented.
Avatar universal
i got mine when i was a kid so i guess it's safe to still do it now i would do it do mine (when i get them)...i agree for it still be done
Avatar universal
You have to have all your immunizations before going to college so might as well get them while there young.  I didnt get a second part to an immunization when I was little and I had to get it before starting college.
Avatar universal
I am all for immunization shots for the baby.
127124 tn?1326739035
I keep my kids updated.   However I do know someone who's son has autism and the Dr's recommended he not receive most vaccines.  I can't remember why.
Avatar universal
My ds gets shots, he has done great but I know all babies are diff.
I didn't realize til I became pg how thankful I was that my parents had gotten me all my shots, bc when you are pg they ask if you've had em or not & w/ alot of the shots you can have less concern w/ your pg since you are caught up. SO I think all moms w/ baby girls need to know this :)

I realize I have not had a bad exper. w/ imm shots so I'm sure if I would have I would think diff.
Avatar universal
I couldn't imagine not getting them for my children. I realize there can be some risks involved. But I am all for them
Avatar universal
I've been on the fence on this issue, and plan to do a lot of research before I make up my mind.  Here is a website with some info:

http://curezone.com/diseases/vaccination/default.asp

Also check out this link for info on toxins we come into contact with all the time (scary stuff): http://curezone.com/diseases/toxins/

Avatar universal
hey harley girlie...:)::))) haven't seen you all day where are you hiding??....how's it going hon??? everythings cool???
Avatar universal
I am around, not been posting as much. I needed a break from it. :) I am good and Quinn is excellent. We go on Sunday for my 24 week OB appt. My doctors office has Sunday appts so Daddy does not have to miss work. Thought that was pretty cool.
155461 tn?1207868371
Wow, That is great they have weekend appointments! Must be one out of 10 that actually do that!
Popular Resources
From skin changes to weight loss to unusual bleeding, here are 15 cancer warning signs that women tend to ignore.
Here’s what you need to know about the transition into menopause – and life after the change takes place.
It’s more than just the “baby blues.“ Learn to recognize the signs of postpartum depression – and how to treat it.
Forget the fountain of youth – try flossing instead! Here are 11 surprising ways to live longer.
From STD tests to mammograms, find out which screening tests you need - and when to get them.
Find out if PRP therapy right for you.