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Immunizations and vaccines

It’s important for older adults to keep their vaccinations up to date. Vaccines help protect you from common but potentially serious illnesses such as COVID-19, flu, pneumonia, and shingles. Talk with a doctor or pharmacist about which immunizations you need to stay healthy.

Vaccinations and Older Adults

Read about shots for COVID-19, flu (influenza), pneumonia, shingles, tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (whooping cough). Learn how these vaccines can keep you well.
Older African American couple discussion vaccinations with their doctor

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