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This infographic shows in words and pictures the "journey" of a vaccine, explaining how a new vaccine is developed, approved and manufactured; how a vaccine is added to the US recommended schedule; and how a vaccine’s safety continues to be monitored.
- Children from Birth through 6 Years [481KB, 2 pages]
Easy to read schedule of recommended immunizations for children from birth to 6 years, with descriptions of vaccine-preventable diseases on back side.
- Fact sheets
Basic and in-depth fact sheets list disease symptoms and complications as well as benefits and risks of vaccination. (Some available in Spanish.)
- Immunizations and Developmental Milestones for Your Child from Birth through 6 Years Old [4 MB , 2 pages]
At each well-child visit, record your child’s immunizations, developmental milestones, and growth.
- Parent's Guide
The 64-page booklet offers an overview of how vaccines work and how to prepare for a doctor’s visit.
- La fotonovela [2 MB, 15 pages]
This Spanish language fotonovela follows a mother as she learns the importance of keeping her young child up-to-date on his vaccinations. There is an emphasis on pertussis prevention messages.
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