Common Questions About Vaccines

The majority of parents choose to vaccinate their children according to the recommended schedule, but many parents may still have questions about the vaccines for their child.

Vaccine Safety

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Talk to your child's doctor if you have questions or concerns about vaccines for your child.

Side Effects

Schedule for Vaccines

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CDC recommends all children receive vaccines according to the recommended immunization schedule to protect them from 14 diseases by age two.

Vaccine Types, Doses, and Ingredients

Protection from Diseases

Page last reviewed: May 14, 2019