The number of recommended vaccinations for children continues to rise and many parents are left with unanswered questions. Aviva Jill Romm is a midwife and herbalist who has been helping parents find answers to these questions for years. In Vaccinations: A Thoughtful Parent's Guide she provides an objective and comprehensive guide to help with one of the most important decisions parents make in regards to the health of their children. This book examines the current research and gives the pros and cons on the safety and efficacy of each vaccination. Vaccinations also goes several steps further and includes: Information on how to negotiate daycare and school vaccination requirements How to travel with an unvaccinated child How to strengthen the child's immune system Herbs and homeopathic remedies that can help maintain optimal wellnessRather than judging or making demands, Romm provides readers with all of the information and options they need to make decisions on individual vaccinations or whether to vaccinate at all.