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Some children falling behind on necessary vaccinations amid the pandemic, doctors say

SAN ANTONIO – While everyone is fixated on expanding COVID-19 testing and the development of a vaccine, some doctors worry other vaccines are taking a backseat.

The trend seen at local pediatrician offices is fewer parents are taking in their children for their wellness visits. That means a good number of families may be behind on their children's vaccines before school starts up again.

KSAT’s Ursula Pari spoke with doctors who explain why falling behind on vaccines is dangerous. Watch the story in the video player above.


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