"You have to get the shots, the vaccinations are so important, this is really happening now, you have to get their shots," Trump said when asked what his message was to his parents.
Measles cases in the United States have surpassed the highest since punishment since the disease was declared nationwide eliminated in 2000. In total, there were 681 measles cases in 22 states this year, according to CNN's analysis of data from state and local health departments.
Although the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have stated that vaccines and autism are unrelated, Trump In For the past ten years he has publicly stated that he is skeptical of child vaccinations.
He weighed the topic on Twitter for the first time in 2012.
"Massive combined vaccinations in toddlers are the cause of a sharp rise in autism," he claimed
He made a similar argument in 2014 and tweeted: "A healthy kid goes to the doctor, is pumped with lots of vaccines, does not feel well and does not change – AUTISM. Lots of such cases!"