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Stories put a face on vaccine-preventable diseases. Our collection of videos and written stories is an education and awareness resource for your patients, colleagues, students, clients, and community.

Community voices

Many younger parents, child care advocates, teachers and health care professionals may...

Leslie Greenwood, RN, PHN
Alameda County Public Health Department, Oakland, CA
Most viewed stories
Kaliah’s Story
  Kaliah Dailynn Holly Jeffery, by Chelsey Charles Unlike most teenage pregnancies... Read
London’s Story
Mom Aubrey tells of fearing for her 7-week old baby’s life when... Watch
Kaela’s Story
Mom and Grandmom share the story of losing 12-year-old Kaela Beth to... Watch
Emily’s Story
Emily was a sophomore in Kalamazoo, Michigan when she contracted bacterial meningitis type... Watch
A Hib Story
One family shares their struggles with Hib. (Courtesy of PKIDs) Watch
Mobius’ Story
I’m a nurse living in Pasadena California. My husband Chris and I... Read