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  • 5 Adult Vaccines: Why and When You Need Them

    5 Adult Vaccines: Why and When You Need Them

    Doctors recommend dozens of vaccines during childhood, but adults need protection against dangerous diseases, too. Here are 5 of the most common adult vaccines, and why (and when) you need...

  • When Should You NOT Get Vaccinated?

    When Should You NOT Get Vaccinated?

    Because of age, health conditions, or other factors, some people should NOT get certain vaccines or they should wait before getting immunized, according to the Centers for Disease Control and...

  • Below is a list of ingredients you might find in a flu vaccine.

    What Ingredients Are in a Flu Shot?

    There are many options when you get a flu shot, so it is a good idea to be familiar with the ingredients. You can choose vaccines with live or inactivated...

  • Injection-site pain and swelling are the most common side effects of vaccines against pertussis (whooping cough). There are also reports of seizures, encephalitis, brain disorders, and other severe side effects.

    Pertussis Vaccine Side Effects

    Injection-site pain and swelling are the most common side effects of vaccines against pertussis (whooping cough). There are also reports of seizures, encephalitis, brain disorders, and other severe side effects....