Vaccines

Vaccines are given to us throughout our lives. Learn more about vaccines for children, flu shots and more.

7 Ways to Get the Covid-19 Vaccine Early

Yes, you can sign up to receive a leftover Covid-19 vaccine. Here's how to improve your chances of vaccination and help make sure no vaccines go to waste.

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Tdap vs. DTaP: What’s the Difference Between These Whooping Cough Vaccines?

DTaP and Tdap vaccinate against the same illnesses: diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (aka whooping cough). So why...


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What’s a Vaccine Passport and Do You Need One?

The future of travel may call for proof you've been vaccinated against Covid-19.


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How to Get a Flu Shot at Target

Here's everything you need to know about Target's flu shots.


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How to Get a Flu Shot at CVS

Flu season is here and it's not too late to get your flu shot. CVS is offering vaccines around...

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How to Get a Flu Shot at Costco

Flu season is here—but so are vaccines. Costco is one of many retailers that offer immunizations. Here's how to...


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How to Get a Flu Shot at Walgreens

It's more important than ever to get your flu shot. Here's how to get yours at a local Walgreens,...

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9 Vaccinations You Need—and Aren’t Getting

Are you up to date on all your vaccines? The answer may surprise you.


9 Immunizations and Medications You Need to Know About Before You Travel

Planning a fun adventure across borders and oceans? To keep your body healthy and sound while you're trekking and sightseeing,...


40 Things Your Doctor Wishes You Knew About Vaccines

For something that saves countless lives every day, vaccines sure take a lot of heat. Learn what your doctor...


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10 Vaccine Myths You Can Safely Ignore

Don't buy into the rumors. Get the vaccine facts from medical experts who debunk the most common misconceptions about childhood...

If You’re 65 or Older, This Is the Vaccine You Never Knew You Needed

Patti LaBelle is on a mission to educate baby boomers about the dangers of pneumococcal pneumonia—and what can be done...


This Is Why Parents Need to Be Up-to-Date on All of Their Vaccinations, Too

Parents-to-be: the vaccines you get may be just as important as the ones your baby gets.


Your Teen Is Probably Missing Key Vaccines for a Really Foolish Reason

Teenagers are missing critical vaccines—but it's not their fault.


Roald Dahl’s Heartbreaking Lesson About Childhood Vaccinations

Olivia Dahl was seven years old in November 1962 when she displayed the hallmarks of a measles infection. After days...


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Who Shouldn’t Get the Covid-19 Vaccine—and Why

Covid-19 vaccines are easily available and recommended for just about everyone—but doctors say there are a few people who...