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Immunization against diseases such as measles and Hib prevents many of the illnesses that can cause mental retardation.

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Q: What Immunizations can prevent diseases that cause mental retardation?
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What childhood diseases can cause mental retardation?

Hyperthyroidism, whooping cough, chickenpox, measles, and Hib disease (a bacterial infection) may cause mental retardation if they are not treated adequately.

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