Our blog represents the voices of people who rely on vaccines for safety and health, people who have suffered the consequences of living without vaccines, and those who want to speak up to encourage others to get vaccinated. Read and share their stories, or contact us to share your story.
February 4, 2024
Our boys made it through the pregnancy, but were six weeks premature, and started life in the NICU.
January 21, 2024
I made strict rules about hand washing and visitors. Unfortunately, after one of those rules was broken, my worst fear happened: my son became sick with RSV.
December 30, 2023
We declare 2023 as the year of the vaccine enthusiast! Way to go! With your help we can continue our critical work in 2024. Are you with us?
December 15, 2023
My life has completely changed because of a virus that I knew very little about. Unfortunately, the vaccine came too late for me.
November 29, 2023
Over spring break, Henry decided to spend time with me. Just six days later, the world as we knew it would never be the same.
November 4, 2023
I was the epitome of low risk. Then a COVID infection then left me, and millions like me, disabled.
October 10, 2023
When I was young, I was the only kid in the whole school with a disability from polio. Years later I began to its the long-term effects.
September 20, 2023
Chickenpox was almost a rite of passage when I grew up. My perspective changed when I starting working as a triage nurse in a children's hospital.
September 1, 2023
There is no cure or fix for Shingles. I would have taken the two-dose Shingrix shot if only I had known about it.
August 23, 2023
Nobody wants their kids to be sick. To have a child almost die from a virus, though? That’s a whole different level of powerlessness.
July 5, 2023
I learned about pertussis the hard way: by being part of an outbreak.