What diseases can vaccinations prevent?
Updated On: Aug 01 2013 08:42:08 AM CDT
Vaccinations can prevent many different diseases and illnesses. Here are some of the most common diseases Americans are vaccinated against:
Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (DTap, TDap)
Haemophilus Influenzae type b (Hib)
Hepatitis A (HepA)
Hepatitis B (HepB)
Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR)
Human papillomavirus (HPV)
Meningococcal disease (MCV)
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