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August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
It’s back-to-school time again! Are your teens and preteens up to date on their vaccines? There are four vaccines that preteens and teens need:
- Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, and whooping cough)
Giving your pre-teen the HPV vaccine is the best way to protect them from HPV related cancers.
Find out more about preteen and teen vaccines .
View more immunization resources from the IHS Division of Epidemiology and Disease Prevention.