Receiving vaccines doesn't stop after childhood. There are important immunizations that adults need to protect them from disease throughout their lifetimes.
To help you continue living a healthy life, take a look at our immunization schedules and recommendations on the site. These will help you know which vaccines to talk with your doctor about and why they are important for your health in adulthood.
Important Reasons for Adults to Get Vaccinated
Vaccine-Preventable Diseases eBook
Vaccine-Preventable Diseases eBook (Spanish)
If you are 50 years or older, it's time to get the shingles vaccine! Shingles is a painful rash illness, which sometimes leads to long-term nerve pain. Talk to your health care provider or public health department to learn more.
© 2015 -
Immunize Kansas Coalition is an independent 501(c)(3) non profit organization.| © 2015 -
Immunize Kansas Coalition is an independent 501(c)(3) non profit organization.
Supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of a financial assistance award totaling $79,278,482 with 100% funded by the CDC/HHS.
The contents are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement by, the CDC/HHS, the U.S. Government, or the Office of the Kansas Governor. For more information, please visit https://www.cdc.gov. [revision 10/01/21].