On September 13, Generations United and the Alliance for Aging Research shared important facts about vaccines with older adults who…more.
Our Best Shot – Vaccine PSA
Published October 5, 2020
(This video was released in 10/2020 before COVID-19 vaccines were widely available in the United States and before the CDC changed its guidance on COVID prevention. Please refer to the CDC for the most up-to-date COVID-19 information.)
Our lives have been turned upside down by COVID-19. We won’t get through this unless everyone takes part in getting a vaccine once it becomes available. It’s also important to get up-to-date on all vaccines, particularly flu and pneumonia which could make COVID-19 even worse. Be an example and get vaccinated. Find out more about the importance of vaccines in general at http://www.AgingResearch.org.
This Grandparents Day, Generations United and the Alliance for Aging Research are sharing important facts about vaccines with older adults…more.
Our Best Shot: The Importance of Vaccines for Older Adults
Adult vaccination rates in the U.S. continue to be dangerously low, falling far short of national targets, despite the devastating effects vaccine-preventable diseases can have on older adults. The Our Best Shot campaign aims to increase understanding of the importance of vaccination, dismiss common misinformation and disinformation, and arm older adults with the facts about vaccines.