Getting your child vaccinated is the best way to protect them from different kinds of diseases. Vaccines are available nowadays for almost all the diseases, like Measles, Mumps, Pertussis, Diphtheria, Poliomyelitis, Rubella, Hib and others. To protect your child from getting affected by these life threatening diseases is a must and it is advisable that you leave no stone unturned in getting your child vaccinated.
According to David Butler-Jones, the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada, the vaccination programs have managed to save the lives of many children over the last 50 years. For example, immunization has brought down the number of children suffering from measles by approximately 99.9%.