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Podcast: Big Kids Need Shot Too


At ages 11 through 12, vaccines are recommended to protect against cancers caused by HPV, as well as to prevent tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis, and meningitis. In addition, everyone in the family should get a flu vaccine each year. This podcast discusses the importance of ensuring preteens and teens stay current on their shots. Created: 8/29/2013 by MMWR. Date Released: 8/29/2013. Series Name: A Minute of Health with CDC.


Immunization Toolkit

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Adolescents, Child, Immunization


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