Vaccines have greatly reduced or eliminated many infectious diseases that once routinely killed or harmed infants, children, and adults
Although vaccination is one of the best ways to prevent infection, studies show the vaccine loses strength as children grows. So Adults need to keep their vaccinations up to date because immunity from childhood vaccines can wear off over time.
Common Adult Vaccines:
Some common adult vaccines includes,
- Flu Vaccine
- Pneumococcal Vaccine
- Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis (Td, Tdap) Vaccine
- Hepatitis A Vaccine
- Hepatitis B Vaccine
Getting recommended vaccines can give you some peace of mind. You will have the best possible protection available against a number of serious diseases. Some vaccinations recommended for adults are fairly new.