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Everyone's talking vaccines and immunizations. It's a hot topic as we not only enter flu season, but as we are on the edge of distributing a Covid19 vaccination. Darleen with SeniorLivingGuide.com chats with Parrish Healthcare's osteopathic physician who specializes in geriatrics, Dr. Pamela Tronetti and Janet Rooks who is the Director of Aging about 8 vaccines and immunizations for seniors. Understanding why and which immunizations is important for seniors because it can get very confusing as many seniors visit more than one medical care provider. And did you know that there is a pneumonia shot? But what does this mean? We explain it all in this episode of, "8 Vaccines and Immunizations for Seniors and Why".
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