Immunization / Vaccines Specialist
Several infectious diseases and illnesses have been eliminated or become statistically insignificant as a direct result of immunization.
IMMUNIZATION / VACCINES – QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
At Premier Family Medical, Utah County area patients can receive immunization and vaccinations to ensure that they remain in good health.
Q: Why do adults need immunizations or vaccinations?A: Several infectious diseases and illnesses have been eliminated or become statistically insignificant as a direct result of immunizations. These diseases were very dangerous in the past and thanks to immunizations, or vaccines, people throughout the country are much safer and living longer and healthier lives. Most vaccinations are provided during childhood but there are preventable diseases which adults can encounter. Vaccinations are needed to protect against these illnesses. Vaccinations are crucial because they help prevent the spread of disease to keep communities healthy. Vaccines are available to protect against diseases such as:
Q: What vaccines should I get?
A: There are a number of vaccinations that adults should receive including:
There are also vaccines which should be given to pregnant women, those who work in particular careers, and those who travel abroad. For more information, contact Premier Family Medical.