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Should parents opt-out? Fewer school children getting vaccinated

The number of parents opting their children out of vaccinations before enrolling them in schools is on the rise.

School officials in South Georgia said that the numbers this year have been higher than in recent history.

WALB's Ashlyn Becton spoke with health officials about the importance of vaccinations.

She also spoke with parents about their role in the opt-out process.

Watch Monday at 6 p.m. to listen as doctors and parents weigh in this controversial topic.

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