Many parents (and parents-to-be) have questions about immunizations. Learn more about how vaccines work and the diseases they prevent with this series of videos. Through interviews with doctors, researchers, and parents, these videos offer clear answers and advice on the risks and benefits of immunizations, the science behind vaccine safety, and the risks of delaying vaccines or following an alternative schedule.
Vaccines: Separating Facts from Fears
Introduction Peggy Desler, MD Kaiser Permanente Pediatrician
Are Vaccinations Necessary?
Are Vaccinations Safe?
Why are There So Many Vaccines?
Can My Baby Get 4 or 5 Vaccines at a Time?
Is it Better to Be Naturally or Artificially Immunized?
Is There a Link Between the MMR Vaccine and Autism?
Do Vaccines Cause Chronic Illnesses?
New Vaccines, Should You Wait?
Good Information vs. Bad Information
Final thoughts: Peggy Desler, MD Kaiser Permanente Pediatrician
Vaccines and Your Baby Video Series
Welcome by Peggy Desler, MD Kaiser Permanente Pediatrician
Before the Vaccine
What is Immunity?
How are Vaccines Made?
Hepatitis B Vaccine
Do Vaccines Have Side Effects?
How are Vaccines Tested for Safety?
Can Babies Handle Vaccines So Young?