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2 in 3 parents don't favour getting their children vaccinated: Survey

Dais Editorials | 07/11/2021 09:31 AM | Click to read full article

Only 33.5% of parents were willing to vaccinate their children against coronavirus disease (Covid-19), according to a pre-print study based on an online survey.

The key reasons for reluctance among the parents were safety and effectiveness (86.4%), side effects (78.2%), and milder disease in children (52.8%), according to the survey.