Happy holidays, constant readers. If you’re like many people, you may be preparing to take a trip, maybe for a break from winter, maybe just to see family. As you’re getting ready, making sure to decant the toiletries and pack the presents unwrapped, here’s one thing not to forget: your vaccinations.
Really, this is important. Last January, according to an account recently published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, four unvaccinated people were infected with measles by a never-found fifth person during a single 4-hour window at an airport gate somewhere in the US.