Vaccines are safe and effective. Of course, as with all medications, vaccines may be associated with some mild, short-term side effects. Please click on any of the links below to visit reputable Web sites that provide scientifically accurate information.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Vaccine Safety
Vaccine Information Statements: Inactivated Influenza Vaccine (2008-2009) and
Live, Intranasal Influenza Vaccine (2008-2009)
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia: Vaccine Safety
Immunization Action Coalition: Vaccine Safety
PKIDs Online: Vaccine Safety
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