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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:

A Tribute to a Great Scientist

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

Preventing the Flu: A Q & A with Dr. William Schaffner

Author: Noel Lloyd

Date: December 4th, 2017

A Recap of the Clinical Trials for Alzheimer’s Disease Conference

Author: Phyllis Greenberger

Date: December 1st, 2017

An Update on the Clinical Trials for Alzheimer’s Disease Conference

Author: Noel Lloyd

Date: November 7th, 2017

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