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Parents with doubts about vaccinations face backlash from pediatricians, peers
Washington Post

The letter arrived in the midst of a growing furor about the country’s worst measles outbreak in years.

Cindy Shay, a Maryland health-care lawyer, had been taking her children to Bayside Pediatrics in Annapolis for a decade when her doctor wrote last month that he was “no longer able to continue as your child’s pediatrician.” Her twin 13-year-olds are up to date on all state-mandated vaccines, Shay said.