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Women will walk 10 kilometers in the heat with their child to line up for the vaccine. They know the power of vaccines.  We take tuem for granted here in the US because we have not seen these diseases or our children die from them.

Melinda Gates has the perfect response to the anti-vaccine movement

Getting immunized doesn't just protect yourself, it helps protect everyone around you. Source: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases - Community Immunity ("Herd" Immunity)

Natural vs. Artificial Herd Immunity: What Have Failed Vaccination Programs Taught Us? • World Mercury Project

Artificial Herd Immunity: What Have Failed Vaccination Programs Taught Us?

There is no herd immunity – The Outliers

There is no herd immunity – The Outliers

The Herd Immunity Myth and How It Pits Parent Against Parent   ---- "Vaccine-induced herd immunity is a lie used to frighten doctors, public-health officials, other medical personnel, and the public into accepting vaccinations."

Herd Immunity: Junk Science at its Finest

the myth of herd immunity: Vaccine-induced herd immunity is a lie used to frighten doctors, public-health officials, other medical personnel, and the public into accepting vaccinations.

It’s sometimes hard to visualize what this ‘herd immunity’ might look like, but a clever visualization has recently been making the rounds that does a great job.

This Simulation Instantly Shows How Herd Immunity Works

This Simulation Instantly Shows How Herd Immunity Works | I Boost Immunity

This Simulation Instantly Shows How Herd Immunity Works

Herd Immunity: Junk Science at its Finest

Herd Immunity: Junk Science at its Finest

The concept of herd immunity is a prime example of junk science used to manipulate public opinion.

Measles outbreak in New York brings backlash against anti-vaccine movement (poll) | cleveland.com

Measles outbreak in New York brings backlash against anti-vaccine movement (poll)

Heard Immunity, the flawed science and failures of mass vaccination, Suzanne Humphries, MD

The Misunderstood Theory of Herd Immunity. The comments following the article are really good too.

The Misunderstood Theory of Herd Immunity

herd immunity: flawed science and mass vaccination failures by Suzanne Humphries MD

How do vaccines prevent disease -- even among people too young to get vaccinated? It's a concept called "herd immunity," and it relies on a critical mass of people getting their shots to break the chain of infection. Health researcher Romina Libster shows how herd immunity contained a deadly outbreak of H1N1 in her hometown. (In Spanish with subtitles.)

The Power of Herd Immunity - Romina Libster, health researcher, shows how herd immunity contained a deadly outbreak of in her hometown. (In Spanish with subtitles.

“Herd Immunity”: A Rough Guide (Clinical Infectious Diseases, January 2011)

“Herd Immunity”: A Rough Guide (Clinical Infectious Diseases, January

Herd immunity is what happens when a high level of people in the community are vaccine against a pathogen. If 97% of the population is vaccinated in order to protect themselves and the few who cannot medically be vaccinated – a barrier is built within the community which protects against illness.

Herd immunity is what happens when a high level of people in the community are vaccine against a pathogen. If 97% of the population is vaccinated in order to protect themselves and the few who cannot medically be vaccinated – a barrier is built within the community which protects against illness.

NOVA - Official Website | What is Herd Immunity?

vaccineswork: “How vaccines work for a communityEver wondered why people talk about immunisation as being important for a community, as well as for an individual? The effect in question is called herd.

Vaccines were developed for a reason! Very common sense explanation. - And here is what happens when only some people get vaccinated — which is what is happening in certain communities in America today:

5 GIFs That Show Why Herd Immunity Is So Important

When too many people go unvaccinated, it can affect an entire population’s “herd immunity.” By people getting vaccinated, it can protect those who are unable to be vaccinated.