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Utah Family shunned by their community for refusing to vaccinate one of their kids

Utah Family shunned by their community for refusing to vaccinate one of their kids

A Utah mother-of-five has been isolated in her community and is receiving threats for not vaccinating her child.

During the national debate over measles and vaccines, Ursula Porter, of Salt Lake City, and her husband, Mark, made it public that one of her kids has not been vaccinated.

She said that four of her five children, aged two to nine years old, had been vaccinated and three of them suffered severe reactions.

It’s not clear which vaccine Porter’s children reacted to – though the Center of Disease Control recommends a slew of childhood vaccinations. Most anti-vaccination advocates point a finger at the MMR triple shot – which vaccinates for measles, mumps and rubella

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