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Would you let your children play with an unvaccianted child? Or would you even care to ask?

I saw this posted in polls and thought i would post it here too.\
My 2 cents: I dont ask, but my son is vaccinated so its not a big deal really, and with the number of children who are NOT vaxxed nowdays i would be really limiting his choice of friends if i made this a critera.. I personally dont agree with not vaxxing but to each thier own and to limit my son from having a friend based on this is just silly, almost as silly as not letting him paly with a child of another color.. and to ask is just RUDE! JMO whats yours?

 
JrsMommy07

Asked by JrsMommy07 at 9:35 PM on Apr. 30, 2009 in General Parenting

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Answers (8)
  • If a child IS vaccinated then what's the worry? They're supposed to be protected. It's the ones who aren't that should worry.
    Chrissy629

    Answer by Chrissy629 at 6:42 AM on May. 1, 2009

  • I don't ask.
    prettyrayray

    Answer by prettyrayray at 9:49 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • Well I just found out that some of our friends don't have their kids vaccianted. Very young kids 4 and 6 years old. I did'nt understand why and I did'nt care to ask because I didn't know till recently.

    My kids and her kids played together but I did notice that her kids got sick offten.
    margodod

    Answer by margodod at 9:51 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • I would never ask.
    tish0607

    Answer by tish0607 at 9:56 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • I vax my kids. About half of my friends don't. I don't really care, it's their choice.
    mancosmomma

    Answer by mancosmomma at 10:10 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • "Don't ask, don't tell" is my policy...but if I KNEW the child was unvax'ed...I'd be a little nervous. I SWEAR that Law and Order episode made me this way!! Damn NBC!!! lol
    Fallaya

    Answer by Fallaya at 10:37 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • I have never asked. I think most of my son's close friends are vaccinated, but I wouldn't make my kids stop playing with them if I found out they are not.
    my2.5boys

    Answer by my2.5boys at 10:50 PM on Apr. 30, 2009

  • I would have never thought to ask. He is 13 now, so I really don't think it is that big of a deal.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 11:33 PM on Apr. 30, 2009