Category: Vaccines (Page 3)

December 10, 2015

Flu Season Is Here!

While we can't stop flu season, we can fight back.
December 1, 2015

The Shingles Vaccine: Should I Get It?

Welcome to the next installment in our series on the importance of vaccinations. Last time we talked about immunosenescence, which refers to the weakening of the immune system that occurs when humans age, and influenza. This time we'll take a look at another disease: shingles.
November 10, 2015

Today We Recognize World Immunization Day

Immunizations are extremely important for preventing disease across the globe.
October 21, 2015

Four Facts about Infection and Its Prevention

Here are some things about infection and its prevention that you should know.
October 19, 2015

Of Immunosenescence and Influenza: What You Need to Know

Learn more about influenza and the benefits of the flu vaccine for older adults.
September 13, 2015

On This Grandparents Day Encourage Vaccination among the Older Adults in Your Life

Today is Grandparents Day, an opportunity for families to make a special effort to appreciate their grandparents.
August 27, 2015

HROTW: Learn More about Vaccinations

Our Health Resource of the Week focuses on some of the ways you can learn about why vaccinations keep us safe, no matter what our age.  
August 5, 2015

HROTW: Vaccination Stats

With our Health Resource of the Week, we thought we'd give you a glimpse into both the human and economic value vaccines offer to society.
July 29, 2015

Capitol Hill Briefing Intros New White Paper on Vaccinations in Older Adults

Today we released our new white paper: Our Best Shot: Expanding Prevention through Vaccination in Older Adults.
November 7, 2013

50,000 to 90,000 Adult Deaths a Year Caused by Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

New Factsheet from Alliance for Aging Research's The Silver Book® Details Value of Vaccinations for Seniors