Why do 65+ need vaccinations?
- Your immune system weakens as it ages and it becomes more difficult to fight off illnesses such as the flu
- Ongoing health problems such as diabetes can cause complications
- If you do get a major illness such as pneumonia it will be harder to recover
Which vaccinations are recommended?
From the Doctor:
“Very few people actually get a reaction to vaccines,” said Dr. Douglas Denham, medical director of Clinical Trials of Texas. “It’s a simple step to protect yourself
with a shot.”