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August is National Immunization Awareness Month

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Couple looking at iPadVaccines aren’t just for children. Approximately 40,000 to 50,000 adults in the US die from vaccine-preventable infectious diseases or their complications each year.

During National Immunization Awareness Month, make sure you’re up to date on your vaccinations. Call your primary care provider and be sure your up to date.

Donna Cotton FNP at St. Joseph Family Medicine – Broadway spoke about the importance of vaccination on WLBZ a few weeks ago. Click here for more information and to watch that news clip.

For more information, contact: American Lung Association |  www.lung.org/flu | #NIAM2017

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