Vaccine Choice for West Virginia

Posted On Dec 16 2018 by

West Virginia is one of only three states that does not allow parents to opt out of mandatory vaccinations for children attending school. When there is a danger of injury, there must be freedom of choice.  Would you be comfortable with your doctor if he or she made it mandatory for you to accept their suggestions for any medicine, test, or procedure that he or she recommended?  In the same light, parents must be free to make informed choices based on the potential risks versus the benefits of any given vaccine. Vaccines are not held to the same standards as …


Tom Takubo Does Not Care about the Health and Well Being of West Virginia Children and Adults

Posted On Oct 23 2018 by

Tom Takubo is a West Virginia State Senator representing District 17, which includes Kanawha County and Charleston, WV.  He was electied in 2014 and is currently Chair of the Health and Human Resources Committee.  Due to his lack of concern for the well-being of West Virginia youth and adults, he needs to be ejected from his position by the voters on November 6th, 2018. According to committee staff, Senator Takubo thinks that the current vaccine mandate, requring 45 doses of 14 different vaccines for school attendance is a good system and does not need to be changed.   This is in …