They are teenagers and their rebellion was awakened in the form of consciousness. The awareness of knowing that they were never vaccinated because their parents had a crusade against laboratories and injections. Now the crusade is theirs, but contradicting them.
Alzamietno started on the social network Reddit It was conducted from a post of Ethan Lindenbergeradolescent Norwalk, Ohio. In his publication, the young man asked for advice that reverberated strangely in those who read it: I wanted to know how to vaccinate.
At 18 years of age Ethan He was old enough to determine for himself how to take care of himself. He intended to be vaccinated. It's so simple and I asked for help. He was tired of his mother's explanations, Jill Wheeler, a woman who opposed the government's vaccination system, which they considered almost diabolical.
"My parents believe that vaccines are a kind of government scheme. But because of your beliefs I've never been vaccinated against anything, God knows how I'm still alive"wrote the teenager.
O post in Lindenberger -The eldest of five brothers of 16, 14, 5, and 2- received more than a thousand comments. The young man never believed that his words would have such a big impact. Even a user of Reddit identified as a nurse indicated the steps that should be followed to be part of the health system.
Throughout his life, the young man saw that his friends were vaccinated, but that his mother was waging a war against this public health habit.
The popular social networking publication came after a battle within his own home. At the daily dinner table. Ethan began counseling: not with laboratories, but with academic centers. He read reports papers, investigations, thousands of pages that scientifically contradict the postulates of his blind mother, did not want to see beyond his belief.
Wheeler issued all kinds of urban myths related to the vaccination system: children can develop autism products from these diabolical injections. Domestic warfare has come to different means: The Washington Post He was one of them; Undark, a science journal online, He also opened the game to his readers.
"It was like he was spitting on me, telling me you do not know anything, I do not trust you, you do not know what you're talking about, you've made a bad decision and now I'm going to fix ithe trusted Wheeler for this publication.
Who convinced Ethan taking the first step was his pastor. He told him that he was legally qualified to be able to make his own decisions. He was free, he told her. The last day of December 17 was his baptism with vaccines. He entered the Ohio State Department of Health and received a cocktail of drugs against Hepatitis A, B, Flu it's against Human papilloma virus (HPV)
But your mother will not give up. Although he can no longer prohibit him from doing so, he is convinced that his 16-year-old brother does not receive vaccines, although he wants to be immunized from potential diseases.
In Washington and Oregon at least 56 people contracted measles. These are sites where anti-vaccination movements have more roots. The authorities had to declare the outbreak emergency. Alan Melnickdirector of Clark County Public HealthHe explained that the disease is highly contagious and that entry of the virus into an unvaccinated population is extremely dangerous.
The consultations in Reddit about how to get vaccinated they spread. "I'm a minor who wants to be vaccinated. What are my options?"asked one on January 28 in this social network."I am a minor teenager in Washington whose mother is against the vaccines. This has been a big debate in my family, since all children are strong believers in vaccines. I, like my brothers, have the ideology that vaccines are a public health problem and a personal responsibility for the benefit of the population, not a right that you can revoke from your children"
The user identified as PuffPuffer I begged: "In short, how can I be vaccinated, even though my mother refutes all the facts and evidence, since she constantly hides behind a fragile wall of false ideas and false ideas?"
The 50 states have legislation that requires specific vaccines for students. Although the exceptions vary from state to state, all school immunization laws grant this type of permission to children for medical reasons.
Almost all states grant religious exceptions for people who have religious beliefs against vaccines. Currently, 17 states allow philosophical exceptions for those who oppose immunizations due to personal, moral or other beliefs, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.