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VAccinations [Sep. 26th, 2008|09:18 am]
Delaying Vaccination


So, my son is 3 and five months. He is totally vaccination free and I LIKE this. However, I am concerned about him entering school. I live in MN, which allows philosophical exemption. I do, however, want him to be healthy and safe. Will he be healthy and safe in a public school system if he is entirely vax free? Possibly not.

I am not sure what I should do for vaccinations with him. I have done a lot of research. I just don't know how to time things, what to get with what.. or when.

Is there a delayed vaccination schedule anywhere? Can some of you who have delayed vaxes tell me what you got and when.. and why?

[User Picture]From: scrappy_mama
2008-10-01 04:37 am (UTC)
Have you looked at Dr. Sears' recommended vax schedule?

My son also just turned 3 (and we also live in MN). We didn't start vax on him until he was about 9 mos. old. At this rate, he's only gotten 2 shots at a time. I sat down with the doc and discussed out options.

There are some vax that you can pass on after they turn a certain age because they only apply to infants for example.
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