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What is the herd immunity -

This video is designed to be used as a pedagogical resource to be accompanied by a skilled presenter, for education purposes. It explains the fundamental concept behind her immunity without referring to any specific disease.

Telethon Kids and Professor Tobias Kollman

How is a vaccine made?

How do vaccines work?

Understanding how vaccines are made and how they work can help inform your decision to vaccinate or not. Do vaccines really cause autism? Are they necessary? Are vaccinations safe? This video provides an engaging and easy-to-digest overview of the science behind vaccines and why vaccinating children is essential to maintaining public health.

Carrington College. (2015). How Vaccines Work: The Complete History of Vaccines. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6E5Euli2Fc&feature=emb_logo

 

Pros and Cons of using vaccines

The Edward Jenner Story

The Edward Jenner story as a cartoon.

Dartford Tech. (2010). The Edward Jenner Story. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jJwGNPRmyTI&feature=emb_logo

Edward Jenner Biography

Vaccine infographic

VAX Northwest. (n.d.). Valliant Vaccines vs Microbe Meanies. BCDC Ideas. Visual.ly.

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