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Author: Breanna Bishop

Date: August 4th, 2017

August is National Immunization Awareness Month! For our Health Resource of the Week, we’re highlighting the importance of vaccines in just 60 seconds!

Vaccine-preventable diseases cause serious illness and can result in hospitalization, pain, disability, and even death in the United States, especially among older adults. The video highlights why vaccines are important, debunks myths, and addresses the need for vaccinations among older adults.

Take a look at our vaccines resource page to learn more. Stay tuned for additional resources throughout this month and for the launch of our vaccines fact sheet in October! 

Watch the video below:

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Author: Dan Perry

Date: March 11th, 2008

FDA Needs More Funding to Fulfill Its Mission

Author: Cynthia Bens

Date: March 18th, 2008

Spending or Investing? -- The Silver Book & Innovation

Author: Lindsay Clarke

Date: March 26th, 2008

National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Kickoff Event Recap

Author: Breanna Bishop

Date: March 5th, 2018

A Q & A with Prof. Pieter Kappetein from Medtronic

Author: Alliance Staff

Date: February 20th, 2018

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: What Does It Mean for Older Adults?

Author: Noel Lloyd

Date: January 19th, 2018

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