Wellness

L.A.'s "Entitled" Westsiders Behind City's Vaccine Epidemic

09/17/2014 10:04am ET | Updated September 17, 2014

Vaccination rates are plummeting at top Hollywood schools, from Malibu to Beverly Hills, from John Thomas Dye to Turning Point, where affluent, educated parents are opting out in shocking numbers (leaving some schools’ immunization rates on par with South Sudan) as an outbreak of potentially fatal whooping cough threatens L.A. like “wildfire.”