Page last updated at 11:44 GMT, Friday, 5 June 2009 12:44 UK

Risk to children of missing MMR jab

Following a call by a public health expert for non-immunised children to be refused a state education, Conservative shadow defence secretary Dr Liam Fox says some parents do not realise how dangerous measles can be.

Journalist and broadcaster Fiona Phillips believes parents must have a choice over whether their child should have the MMR vaccination.

Watch the full debate at the Question Time website


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific