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Despite Doctor’s Order, School Bans Girl for Not Getting Chickenpox Vaccine

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  • A Staten Island kindergartner has been barred from attending school because she hasn’t been vaccinated against chickenpox—even though her pediatrician refuses to vaccinate her on grounds that it may endanger the health of her baby sister


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