Tag Archives: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

World Immunization Week

World Immunization Week

This year’s World Immunization Week goal was to close the immunization gap around the world, so we had more info daily

Vaccines save between 2 and 3 million lives each year. The first and most important thing you can do is make sure your family is up-to-date.

Find Shot Schedules


This week is also the 20th anniversary National Infant Immunization Week to raise awareness about protecting kids from vaccine preventable diseases. Are your kids up-to-date?

Protect Your Kids


16% of kids around the world aren’t being vaccinated against measles, which lets outbreaks happen. Learn more about why we need vaccines.

Prevent Measles Outbreaks


See rates of vaccination for different diseases around the world and learn about where needs help.

Vaccination Rates Matter


Do you know the myths about #vaccines? Learn more about why they matter and protect your family.

Breaking Down Vaccine Myths


What programs are we supporting around the world? Learn more about how the CDC is helping.

25 diseases can be prevented by vaccines, and measles deaths dropped 78% as the vaccine spread around the world. Learn more.

Preventing 25 Diseases Around the World