Each year, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) release updated vaccine recommendations for children, teens and adults. While the CDC’s recommended vaccination schedules do not change significantly from year to year (and some years do not change at all), it is still important for parents and adult vaccine recipients to stay up-to-date with the CDC’s latest recommendations. The CDC’s vaccine recommendations for 2020 can be found here:
Since the full recommended vaccine schedules can be confusing, the CDC has released condensed versions for children through six years of age and for children ages seven through 18. For children through the age of six, the CDC recommends:
The CDC’s recommendations for children ages seven through 18 are slightly more complicated, as specific recommendations can vary based on a child’s risk factors and vaccination history. The CDC’s general recommendations for children seven years of age and older are as follows:
The CDC’s vaccine recommendations for adults are also partially based on individuals’ risk factors and vaccination histories. With this in mind, the CDC’s general vaccine recommendations for adults are:
Prior to getting vaccinated or having their children immunized, all individuals should consult with their physicians, and they should ensure that they are aware of the risks associated with the CDC’s recommended vaccinations. If you or a loved one is diagnosed with a vaccine-related injury or illness, you may be entitled to financial compensation, and we encourage you to call 202-800-1711 or contact us online for a free consultation.
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