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Why are vaccinations necessary early in life?

Vaccinations are necessary early in life to limit the spread of disease among the young. Vaccinations have helped eliminate or nearly eliminate several diseases that used to cause significant morbidity and mortality. It is best to vaccinate early to limit the spread of disease among the young. 

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