FAQs About Childhood Vaccines


For Parents: Vaccines for Your Children

Information from the CDC

Frequently Asked Questions About Immunizations


Infant Immunizations FAQs

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Religious and Ethical Vaccine Concerns Resources

Immunization Action Coalition

Understanding How Vaccines Work

Diseases that vaccines prevent can be dangerous, or even deadly. Vaccines greatly reduce the risk of infection by working with the body’s natural defenses to safely develop immunity to disease. This fact sheet from the CDC explains how the body fights infection and how vaccines work to protect people by producing immunity.

Vaccine Benefits, Vaccine Risks: 10 Basic Questions Answered

Children’s Vaccines Health Center on WebMD

Vaccines for Children: A Guide for Parents and Caregivers

US Food and Drug Administration

Vaccine Safety: Addressing Common Concerns

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)