Vaccinate on time. Getting vaccines at the recommended time is the best way to protect against serious diseases.

  • By getting your child the recommended vaccines during childhood and adolescence, you protect them from 16 serious diseases.
  • The immunization schedule is designed to provide immunity early in life, before children are likely to be exposed to serious, potentially life-threatening diseases.
  • Some vaccines require more than one dose to provide the best protection. Each recommended dose is important.