Immunizations protect everyone, from infants to seniors, from serious diseases like the measles, pertussis and diphtheria. World Immunization Week, held this year from April 24-30, is an opportunity for you, as a health professional, to encourage your patients to receive the proper vaccinations. As senior patients become more vulnerable to various illnesses as they age, it’s particularly important to emphasize how getting vaccinated for prevalent diseases is fundamental to maintaining their health.
What shots should you recommend for senior patients?
Remind your senior patients that even though they may have received a certain vaccination when they were young, this doesn’t …read more