OPB | Broadcast: May 5, 2015
New numbers show the number of parents opting out of vaccines for their kids for philosophical reasons has gone down.
OPB | Broadcast: March 31, 2015
TUESDAY: A bill in the Oregon legislature would limit the use of antibiotics on farms and ranches to only sick animals.
OPB | Broadcast: March 23, 2015
MONDAY: Producer Jon Palfreman's documentary "The Vaccine War" dives into the controversial discussion around vaccinating children.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 27, 2014
THURSDAY: Oregon's new law to make it harder for parents to opt out of their children's vaccinations goes into effect March 1. We'll ask how laws like these are faring in other states.
OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 4, 2013
MONDAY: A case before the Oregon Supreme Court challenges whether the state has the right to vaccinate children who are under the state's care because of parental neglect or abuse.
OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 26, 2013
A new bill would require parents who choose to opt out of immunizating their children to prove they understand the risks.
OPB | Broadcast: May 8, 2012
Soon after being declared an epidemic in Washington, whooping cough is spreading in Oregon.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 18, 2011
There is a growing trend among some pediatricians to turn away families who refuse to vaccinate their kids.
OPB | Broadcast: May 19, 2011
We'll look at immunization issues in the Northwest after a new law in Washington state that makes it harder for parents to opt out of immunizations for their kids.