You’re a good mom or dad. You take the time to be familiar with the schedule of recommended childhood vaccinations, and make sure your kids are up-to-date.
And if it slips your mind, there’s usually a reminder waiting when the new school year begins.
But what about you? Are YOU up-to-date with your vaccines?
Adults need vaccines too — whether it’s a booster dose of tetanus and diphtheria, an annual flu shot or something travel-related. The list for grown-ups isn’t complicated, but it’s something that too many busy people ignore.
Take this quiz and learn what you need to know about preventing diseases in adulthood.
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