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Educational Information about Vaccines

Florida Department of Health in Marion County

Educational Information about Vaccines

Immunizations save countless lives each year by preventing the spread of vaccine-preventable diseases and are one of the best tools available to keep children and adults healthy. Click and read below for more information about vaccines, their importance and more.

General information

Basic vaccine information

Common vaccine questions

What if you don’t immunize your child?

The importance of vaccinations

Risks associated with not vaccinating your child


Adult immunization checklist

Ten important facts for seniors

You are never too old


Vaccine information for parents

When do children and teens need vaccinations?


Traveler vaccine recommendations