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Frequently asked questions about the novel coronavirus

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10 Reasons To Get Vaccinated

10 Reasons To Get Vaccinated

Vaccine-preventable diseases have not gone away. When you skip vaccines, you leave yourself and your family vulnerable to illnesses such as shingles, pneumococcal disease, influenza, and HPV and hepatitis B, both leading causes of cancer.
Measles

Measles

Measles is a highly contagious respiratory disease that can result in severe, sometimes permanent, complications including pneumonia, seizures, brain damage, and even death. Measles can be prevented by vaccination.

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2020 Clinical Vaccinology Course

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2020 Annual Awards Dinner

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NFID Reports

Mark’s Story (Pneumococcal Disease)

Mark’s Story (Pneumococcal Disease)

Healthy adult hospitalized for one month due to pneumococcal disease

Bryerlee’s Story (Flu)

Bryerlee’s Story (Flu)

4-year-old suffered from spasms that rocked her entire body as she struggled for air due to flu

Dash’s Story (Meningococcal Disease)

Dash’s Story (Meningococcal Disease)

18-year-old high school athlete battles with meningococcal disease