Immunization for Parents


Talk to your Doctor about these



19-21 years      

22-26 years          

27-49 years         

50-59 years    

60-64 years   

65+ years                 

Influenza (Flu)


Get a flu vaccine every year


Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis (Td/Tdap)


Get a Tdap vaccine once, then a Td booster vaccine every 10 years


Varicella (Chickenpox)


2 doses


HPV Vaccine for Women


3 doses (Up to  45 Years)



Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR)


1 or 2 doses





1 -3 doses


1 dose




1 or more doses


Hepatitis A


2 doses


Hepatitis B


3 doses

Boxes with bold words: Vaccines for those adults with certain risks related to their health, job or lifestyle that put them at higher risk for serious diseases. Talk to your doctor to see if you are at higher risk.

Boxes with italics show that the vaccine is recommended for all adults who have not been vaccinated, unless your doctor tells you that you cannot safely  receive the vaccine or that you do not need it.


Resource: CDC Recommendations for Adults 





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