When HPV Vaccine Has Option To Opt Out, Parents More Likely To Opt In
The vaccine was invented to prevent cancer, but its use has been controversial.By Lindsey Pulse | August 20, 2016
Parents may be more comfortable with their kids having the HPV vaccine if there's an option to opt out of it.
A study found 54 percent of parents surveyed thought a required vaccine for school is a bad idea with only 21 percent supporting required HPV vaccinations.
But adding an opt-out provision almost tripled parents' support.