Children miss an average of 5-6 days of school when they have varicella
Caregivers miss 3-4 days of work to care for their sick children.
The majority of adults who acquire varicella and persons at high risk for severe disease who are not eligible for vaccination, contract the disease from unvaccinated children.
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