But there's so much misinformation out there that leads people to make the wrong choices for themselves and their children," Offit said.Bachmann perpetuated that misinformation when she implied later that the vaccine could cause permanent harm to children, Offit said.According to the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) school vaccine requirements are determined by individual states, a right which might be revoked now that states are mandated to enforce individuals to purchase insurance per the Federal government.In 2006, the Michigan Senate was the first to introduce legislation (S.My prediction is that, slowly, state by state, such mandates will be enacted because the vaccine is safe — and who does not wish to prevent as much cancer as they can?"Alta Charo, professor of law and bioethics at the University of Wisconsin, Madison: "Given that the moral objections to requiring HPV vaccination are largely emotional, this source of resistance to mandates is difficult to justify.
Such a slight burden on parents can hardly justify backing away from the most effective means of protecting a generation of women, and in particular, poor and disadvantaged women, from the scourge of cervical cancer." [Charo's comments are from a 2007 Perspective in the New England Journal of Medicine; she told My Health News Daily today those comments still reflect her opinion.]This story was provided by My Health News Daily, a sister site to Live Science.In my opinion, vaccines are one of those experiments and rather than While in the Marine Corps, I was vaccinated against every possible disease that there is a vaccine for not once, but twice, sometimes even three times (somehow my shot records never made it to my medical records, which I understand is common in the service). When I say it was mandated, I do in fact mean that I was forced to get these vaccines.Per the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ) my body was property of the US Government when I was in the service. During safety briefs before summer holiday weekends we were told to wear sunscreen (check out the dangers of sunscreen here) because if we got a sunburn while off-duty we could be charged with destruction to government property.The issue of whether to mandate the HPV vaccine has spurred debate for years.Some have argued the vaccine may increase sexual activity among adolescents, or that it counters messages of abstinence education.