Four parents out of 10 fear vaccination side effects

(AGI) Naples, Sept 26 - Four out of 10 Italian parents fear theside effects of vaccinations, whether they be fevers, allergicreactions or convulsions. They also fear that vaccinations cancause autism, auto-immune disease, neurological reactions oreven tumors. An investigation by Italy's National Observatoryof Child and Adolescent Health (Osservatorio Nazionale sullasalute dell'infanzia e dell'adolescenza, Paidoss) to evaluateattitudes about immunization among pediatric physicians andfamilies will be presented at the First International Infancyand Adolescent Forum to be held in Naples from Sept. 25 to 27..

(AGI) Naples, Sept 26 - Four out of 10 Italian parents fear theside effects of vaccinations, whether they be fevers, allergicreactions or convulsions. They also fear that vaccinations cancause autism, auto-immune disease, neurological reactions oreven tumors. An investigation by Italy's National Observatoryof Child and Adolescent Health (Osservatorio Nazionale sullasalute dell'infanzia e dell'adolescenza, Paidoss) to evaluateattitudes about immunization among pediatric physicians andfamilies will be presented at the First International Infancyand Adolescent Forum to be held in Naples from Sept. 25 to 27..