by Kevin Hillstrom

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Vaccinations by Kevin Hillstrom

This series provides users with accessible information for evaluating the often conflicting and ever-changing issues surrounding nutrition and healthy living.; This title in Lucent's Nutrition and Health series examines the history of vaccines, current usage, and controversies surrounding vaccinations.; Individual volumes focus on a specific health or nutrition-related topic, such as body image, diets and dieting, junk food, or vegetarianism. Each contains a topic overview, information about changing trends, up-to-date scientific analysis, and a look at

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420507249
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
Publication date: 12/21/2012
Series: Lucent Nutrition and Health Series
Pages: 80
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range: 13 - 16 Years

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Table of Contents

Foreword 6

Introduction: A Shield Against Sickness 8

Chapter 1 The History of Vaccination 11

Chapter 2 Types of Vaccines 36

Chapter 3 Waging War Against Disease 48

Chapter 4 Are You Fully Immunized? 64

Chapter 5 The Debate over Vaccination and Autism 77

Notes 90

Glossary 93

Organizations to Contact 94

For More Information 96

Index 98

Picture Credits 103

About the Author 104

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