Immunization protects all of us so don’t wait-vaccinate!
Vaccines are used to boost your immune system and prevent serious, life-threatening diseases. Vaccination is important because it not only protects the person receiving the vaccine, but also helps prevent the spread of diseases to others-especially those who are most vulnerable to serious complications, such as infants and young children, the elderly, and those with chronic conditions and weakened immune systems.
It’s important to know which shots you need and when to get them. Talk to your doctor or nurse, get a list of recommended immunizations and inquire whether you and your loved ones are up-to-date, make sure that everyone in your family gets the shots they need, it is the safest and most effective way to protect yourselves against some diseases.
Vaccines are needed throughout our life time.Vaccines are an important step in protecting against serious and sometimes, deadly diseases. Get immunized and stay protected against serious illnesses like the flu, measles, and pneumonia.
Two of the most common Vaccine preventable diseases are Measles & Flu.
DTap/Tdap and MMRV boosters, protects against several serious diseases,
Talk with your doctor about whether you need special immunizations because you:
Current recommendations are available at the CDC website: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules.