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Description:In this 2006 photograph, a man was receiving an intramuscular injection into the shoulder muscle of his left arm from a trained, registered nurse (RN), while his family was observing from over the nurse's shoulder.
Vaccines aren't just for kids. Far too many adults become ill, are disabled, and die each year from diseases that could easily have been prevented by vaccines. Thus everyone from young adults to senior citizens can benefit from immunizations.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Judy Schmidt
Creation Date:2006
Photo Credit:James Gathany
Links:CDC – Nat. Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases; Vaccines and Immunizations
CDC – National Immunization Program (NIP); Immunization Schedules
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