National Infant Immunization Week
Central Florida Health News|April 2021
Many have received immunizations throughout their lifetime, but it’s often taken for granted how much of an impact these vaccines have on the lives of those in our communities, counties, state and even country. The Florida Department of Health in Polk County recognizes April 24-May1 as National Infant Immunization Week. This is an annual observance promoting the benefits of immunizations for children from birth to age 2.
DR. JOY JACKSON

Immunizations protect adults and children from serious diseases and reduce the risk of complications from certain diseases, especially among those with compromised immune systems. Immunizations also reduce the chance of passing on a serious disease to others.

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