State data shows more parents may be opting not to vaccinate their children
Jefferson County — While kids enjoy their last few moments before heading back to school, some parents are considering whether to vaccinate their children. The issue has long drawn outcries from both medical professionals and concerned parents on both sides.
The number of families opting out of vaccinating their children may be on the rise in public and private schools according to information KFDM News obtained from the state.
"My kids are my life, they're my pride and joy and I want them to be as successful as possible, healthy as possible," one Mid-County mother of three said.