Tag Archives: Vaccines

Sharing (Accurate Vaccine Information) is Caring!

The spread of misinformation about vaccines is increasing worldwide and outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases are occurring across the globe—creating an opportunity for NFID and partner organizations to spread accurate information about the importance of vaccination in preventing deadly diseases…

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Back To School: Keeping Students Healthy & Ready To Learn

For students and their families, back to school preparation often includes completing emergency contact forms, gathering school supplies, and getting used to a new school schedule. Ensuring that students are protected against vaccine-preventable diseases is also critical to keeping them healthy and ready to learn…

The Impact of Women in Vaccinology

To recognize the impact of inspirational women in the field of vaccinology, 2019 ACVR programming on April 4, 2019, will highlight women leaders in a variety of professional settings…

Spreading Awareness Through Social Media

As 2019 begins, take a moment to connect with NFID on your favorite social media platforms to help spread trusted and timely information…

Meningococcal Disease can be Deadly Infographic

Protecting College Students

Is your teen prepared with the essentials for college life? You may have helped furnish a new dorm room, or at least done some shopping together, but it is equally important that you help them lead a healthy lifestyle, which includes making sure they are protected from vaccine-preventable diseases frequently seen on college campuses!

6 Tips to Increase Healthcare Personnel Immunization Rates

Preventing harm is a key goal of providing healthcare and preventing the transmission of infections from healthcare personnel (HCP) to patients through vaccination is a known best practice.

Protecting Your Children’s Health Through the Holidays

With winter known as the season for colds and flu, and also whooping cough, it’s important as a mom of four to put my cape on and hone in on protecting my little beings. Like many children, my kids get vaccinated for various illnesses, but did you know that adults should get their Tdap booster vaccine too in order to prevent whooping cough?