Types of Vaccines

Both kids and adults need different types of vaccines to be vaccinated against serious diseases such as the flu, measles, chickenpox, whooping cough, and pneumonia.

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The Most Important Vaccines for Children: An A-Z List for Parents
An easy-to-digest list of all your child's immunizations from birth to age 18, plus where they fall within the CDC's age-recommended vaccine schedule.
Cancer Centers Issue National Call: Parents, Vaccinate Your Kids for HPV
Cancer centers have banded together to back the recently revised HPV vaccination guidelines.
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Does your child really need an antibiotic? That's what you should ask yourself every time they're sick, now that drug resistance has become a serious health threat. Our guide will help you find the answer.
Adult Vaccine Schedule for Parents and Grandparents
All parents and grandparents should get vaccinated to protect themselves—and the children in their family—from preventable diseases. Here's the recommended adult vaccine schedule for anyone that comes in contact with a newborn.

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