- Ford Vox: Some parents have been forgoing measles vaccines for kids. Scientists need to better understand why people reject science
- He says experts now compete with Internet charlatans and misinformation. Doctors must now rebuild doctor-patient bond
Ford Vox, M.D., is a physician and journalist based in Atlanta. He is a contributing writer for Bloomberg View, focusing on medical practice, health care policy and medical science. Follow him on Twitter. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)About a third of American parents harbor some degree of "vaccine hesitancy" that leads them to resist getting recommended vaccines. It's also true that nearly a third of Americans think the evidence supporting climate change is shaky.