Banning unvaccinated kids from child care may have unforeseen consequences - By Professor Raina MacIntyre

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The federal government’s push for all state and territories to ban unvaccinated children from child care is a coercive measure that may disadvantage working parents and their children, and may have other unintended consequences.

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says unifying how different state and territories handle access to child care is needed to boost childhood vaccination rates.

But there are other ways of achieving this that don’t disadvantage working women, in particular. READ MORE

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