This patient support community is for discussions relating to immunizations and vaccines for children and adults, adverse effects, anthrax, cervical cancer, chicken pox, DPT, diphtheria, flu, haemophilus influenza, hepatitis, HPV, measles, meningococcal vaccine, MMR, mumps, passive immunizations, pertussis, pneumonia, polio, rotavirus, rubella, shingles, small pox, tetanus, travel immunizations, whooping cough, and yellow fever.
Recommended adult immunization schedule, by vaccine and age group
United States, October 2007 – September 2008
*Covered by the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program.
Yellow: For all persons in this category who meet the age requirements and who lack evidence of immunity (e.g., lack documentation of vaccination or have
no evidence of prior infection)
Purple: Recommended if some other risk factor is present (e.g., on the basis of medical, occupational, lifestyle, or other indications)
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Immunizatinons covered include Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis (TD/TDaP), Human papillomavirus (HPV), Measles, mumps rubella (MMR), Varicella, Influenza, Pneumococcal (polysaccharide), Hepatitis A (HepA), Hepatitis B (HepB), Meningococcal, Zoster shots and vaccine series.