Abel Zhang, 1, smiles after receiving the last of three inoculations, including a vaccine for measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR), as his mother Wenyi Zhang checks on him at the International Community Health Services in February in Seattle. (Elaine Thompson / Associated Press file photo)

Abel Zhang, 1, smiles after receiving the last of three inoculations, including a vaccine for measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR), as his mother Wenyi Zhang checks on him at the International Community Health Services in February in Seattle. (Elaine Thompson / Associated Press file photo)

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