Immunization Awareness Month
Which vaccines do older adults need?
As you get older, a health care provider may recommend vaccinations, also known as shots or immunizations, to help prevent certain illnesses.
Talk with a doctor or pharmacist about which of the following vaccines you need. Make sure to protect yourself as much as possible by keeping your vaccinations up to date.
The shots that you should consider:
Tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (whooping cough) vaccines
Shingles vaccine for older adults
Stacy Clark from the UT Extension will have a class on Tuesdays at 12:30pm about how to take care of your diabetes. The class will have information as well as a cooking demonstration on hot to make tasty dishes that are good for you too!