Diseases Coming Back Because Of Not Vaccinating?

What diseases can you get from not vaccinating?

Vaccine preventable diseases currently include:

  • diphtheria.
  • tetanus.
  • pertussis (whooping cough)
  • poliomyelitis (polio)
  • measles.
  • mumps.
  • rubella.
  • haemophilus influenzae type b infections.

What if we stopped vaccinating?

If vaccinations were stopped, 2.7 million measles deaths worldwide could be expected. In the U.S., widespread use of measles vaccine has led to a greater than 99% reduction in measles compared with the pre-vaccine era. If we stopped immunization, measles would increase to pre- vaccine levels.

Which disease has experienced a recent resurgence due to unvaccinated individuals?

Measles resurgence in the United States – Wikipedia.

How many children die from not being vaccinated?

Geneva, 17 September 2009 – Nearly 2.3 million children continue to die each year from vaccine-preventable diseases, even while the overall mortality rate of children continues to drop, reported the GAVI Alliance today.

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