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Australian vaccination rates are at an all-time high after government removes anti-vaxxers' benefits
 

Australian vaccination rates are at an all-time high after government removes anti-vaxxers' benefits

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Since the Australian government launched its 'No jab no pay' campaign on 1 January 2016, thousands of children have been vaccinated for the first time, as parents who previously refused to immunise their babies faced family payment cuts of up to...
 
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4 Aug 2016 - General
 
It is about time we put this issue to rest. Unfortunately not the most ideal way by threatening to cut their funds, but I guess if education and awareness wasn't enough this will have to do! Eileen N, it is ironic how the true activists caved so readily when pay cuts were threatened. Considering the amount of government funding, research and development, clinical trials, scientists, wages, and time spent in d...
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Now this looks like a great solution to overcome the rising trend of refusal of vaccination of children by parents. I find it really hard to understand what is going in the minds of these people who believe that vaccination harm their children. Is that ignorance, or arrogance, or maybe a bit of both. 'No jab no pay' campaign launched by the Australian government to fight this problem have proven to be very successful. For the fear of facing family payment cuts, people have started to vac...
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