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Do i need to delay my child's vaccinations if he is ill?

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Dr. Roy Benaroch
Pediatrics 28 years experience
No: If your child has a serious or evolving illness, vaccinations should be delayed. There is no reason to delay vaccines during minor common illnesses like a cold or ear infection.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 47 years experience
No for Minor Illness: Minor illnesses, such as colds are not a reason to delay immunizqtionsw. There are no proven safety risks.

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