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Vaccine schedule for U.S. children is safe, Institute of Medicine declares
The Mercury News

The typical American child receives 24 immunizations by age 2, with some getting as many as five shots during a single doctor’s visit. Is this the best way to protect young children from deadly diseases, or does it overload the immune system of these tiny bodies making some vulnerable to a vaccine-induced reaction? On Wednesday, after reviewing existing research, the influential Institute of Medicine declared the recommended vaccine schedule safe.