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Adult immunization: importance of staying up to date with vaccines
This fact sheet describes the reasons why it's important that adults stay up to date with their vaccinations [#P4033]
After the shots...what to do if your child has discomfort
Tip sheet for parents describing how to reduce fever, including medication dosages for various ages and weights of children [#P4015]
After the shots...what to do if your child has discomfort (no dosing table)
Tips for parents, includes information about medication that reduce pain and fever [#P4014]
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ARABIC
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CHINESE-TRADITIONAL
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KOREAN
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RUSSIAN
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VIETNAMESE
All kids need hepatitis B shots!
Handout that tells parents all children 0–18 years old need hepatitis B shots [#P4055]
Chickenpox is a serious disease...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of chickenpox and the value of vaccination [#P4302]
Language:
SPANISH
Chickenpox (varicella): questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4202]
Clear answers and smart advice about your baby's shots by Ari Brown, MD, FAAP
This piece, written by Dr. Ari Brown, gives clear answers to parents' questions about vaccines [#P2068]
Language:
RUSSIAN
Decisions in the Omnibus Autism Proceeding
Summarizes the decisions of the Omnibus Autism Proceeding and provides links to important source documents, as well as to key passages from the Special Masters decisions [#P4029]
Diphtheria: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4203]
Don't take chances with your family's health - make sure you all get vaccinated against influenza every year!
Give this piece to patients/parents to inform them about influenza vaccine [#P4069]
Evidence shows vaccines unrelated to autism
Co-authored with the Autism Science Foundation, this handout explains to parents why experts say vaccines do not cause autism. [#P4028]
Hepatitis A is a serious disease...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of hepatitis A and the value of vaccination [#P4304]
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SPANISH
Hepatitis A: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4204]
Hepatitis A vaccine: reasons to consider vaccination
This handout gives reasons to consider hepatitis A vaccination [#P2103]
Hepatitis B is a serious disease...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of hepatitis B and the value of vaccination [#P4306]
Language:
SPANISH
Hepatitis B: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4205]
Hepatitis B shots are recommended for all new babies. Hepatitis B vaccine helps protect your baby’s future!
Handout for parents of newborns [#P4110]
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SPANISH
Hib is a serious disease...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of Hib and the value of vaccination [#P4308]
Language:
SPANISH
Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib): questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4206]
HPV is a serious disease...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of HPV and the value of vaccination [#P4310]
Language:
SPANISH
Human papillomavirus (HPV): a parent's guide to preteen and teen HPV vaccination
Two-page handout provides answers to common questions about HPV and HPV vaccination [#P4250]
Language:
SPANISH
Human papillomavirus (HPV): questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4207]
Immunizations for babies -- a guide for parents
Picture of the shot schedule [#P4010]
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VIETNAMESE
Influenza is a serious disease...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of influenza and the value of vaccination [#P4312]
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SPANISH
Influenza: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4208]
Keep your kids safe - get them vaccinated every fall or winter!
This piece is for parents, describing the importance of vaccinating kids with the influenza vaccine [#P4070]
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SPANISH
MMR vaccine does not cause autism. Examine the evidence!
Rundown of studies that refute any connection between MMR and autism [#P4026]
Measles, mumps, and rubella are serious diseases...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of measles, mumps, and rubella, and the value of vaccination [#P4314]
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Measles: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4209]
Meningococcal disease is serious...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of meningococcal disease and the value of vaccination [#P4316]
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SPANISH
Meningococcal: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4210]
Mumps: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4211]
Personal belief exemptions for vaccination put people at risk. Examine the evidence for yourself
Evidence from the medical literature that personal belief exemptions play a role in vaccine-preventable disease outbreaks; includes citations, summaries, key findings, and links to abstracts [#P2069]
Pertussis (whooping cough): questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4212]
Pneumococcal disease is serious...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of pneumococcal disease and the value of vaccination [#P4318]
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SPANISH
Pneumococcus: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4213]
Polio is a serious disease...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of polio and the value of vaccination [#P4320]
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SPANISH
Polio: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4215]
Questions parents ask about vaccinations for babies
Two-page question-and-answer parent handout about vaccinating babies [#P4025]
Language:
SPANISH
Reliable sources of immunization information: Where parents can go to find answers!
Handout listing IAC’s top choices for reliable information [#P4012]
Rotavirus is a serious disease...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of rotavirus and the value of vaccination [#P4322]
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SPANISH
Rotavirus: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4217]
Rubella: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4218]
Sample vaccine policy statement
This vaccine policy statement is for providers to give to patients and parents [#P2067]
Science supports our confidence in vaccines
Reviews the scientific evidence favoring routine vaccination, segmented by safety, components, compensation, the reasoning underlying vaccine policy, and other topics [#P2073]
Seek emergency medical care if you or a family member shows the signs below - a life could be at risk!
This piece, written for parents and the public, describes warning signs for complications of influenza in children, teens, and adults [#P4073]
Tetanus: questions and answers
Information about the disease and vaccines for patients and parents [#P4220]
Tips for locating old immunization records
This handout gives some ideas that might help for locating old immunization records [#P3065]
Top ten reasons to protect your child by vaccinating
This handout gives parents top ten reasons to protect children by vaccinating [#P4016]
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SPANISH
Vaccinations for infants and children, age 0-10 years
Covers all vaccinations for infants and children [#P4019]
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Vaccinations for preteens and teens, age 11-19 years
Covers all vaccinations for teenagers [#P4020]
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Vaccine Injury Compensation Programs an effective balance of public health and personal remedy
This handout describes the historical basis and public-policy rationale for the U.S. Vaccine Injury Compensation Program as well as the Countermeasures Injury Compensation Program that covers COVID-19 diagnostic tests, treatments, and vaccines, including the programs' benefits for both society and individual vaccine recipients. [#P2075]
Vaccines work!
CDC statistics demonstrate dramatic declines in vaccine-preventable diseases when compared with the pre-vaccine era [#P4037]
What if you don't vaccinate your child?
One-page parent handout describing the consequences of not vaccinating your child [#P4017]
When do children and teens need vaccinations?
Simple table for parents depicting the immunization schedule for children [#P4050]
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Whooping cough, tetanus, and diphtheria are serious diseases...make sure your child is protected!
Use this handout to teach parents about the seriousness of whooping cough, tetanus, and diphtheria, and the value of vaccination [#P4324]
Language:
SPANISH
You're 16...we recommend these vaccines for you!
One-page handout for 16-year-olds and their parents about the vaccines recommended for them (MenACWY, MenB, HPV, Influenza) [#P4022]
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