Adult Immunizations: Keeping Up With Prevention

Recommended immunizations for adults aged 19 and older are updated to include changes for pneumonia and flu vaccines.

All adults age 65 years and older should now receive the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) in addition to the 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV23) to protect against pneumococcal infection, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). A report was published in the Annals of Internal […]

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