There Are Vaccines You Need as an Adult

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COVID-19 Vaccination

Learn what you and your family need to know about COVID-19 vaccines.

You need vaccines throughout your life

Adults need to keep their vaccinations up to date because immunity from childhood vaccines can wear off over time. You are also at risk for different diseases as an adult. Vaccination is one of the most convenient and safest preventive care measures available.

All adults need:

You may need other vaccines based on your age, health conditions, job, lifestyle, or travel habits. Learn more about what other vaccines may be recommended for you and talk to your healthcare professional about which vaccines are right for you.

Busy parents don’t have time to get sick. Adults need vaccines to help stay healthy – just like kids do. Find out what vaccines are recommended for adults. (3:02 mins)
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Page last reviewed: May 2, 2016