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For infants, the pneumococcal vaccine is a series of four doses made up of two different vaccines, including PCV13 and PPSV23, according to Vaccines.gov. Infants should receive the vaccine at 2, 4, 6 and 12 through 15 mo... More »

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The pneumonia vaccine has been shown to help prevent a variety of infections, including pneumonia, that are caused by the Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria, according to WebMD. This bacteria can also cause meningitis and... More »

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In addition to doctors' offices and public health services, people get pneumonia vaccines at a number of community sites, including pharmacies, schools, colleges and religious institutions, according to Vaccines.gov. Tha... More »

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As of 2015, two vaccines protect against pneumonia: the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) and pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV23), states Vaccines.gov. Prices for 10 doses of PCV13 range from $90 to $152, w... More »

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The rabies vaccine for humans is a series of injections administered before exposure to rabies or following a bite by an animal suspected of being infected with the disease, according to Vaccines.gov. People who handle a... More »

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Revaccination of the PPSV23 pneumococcal vaccine is recommended five years after the first dose for individuals who exhibit a high risk of pneumococcal infection or antibody decrease, states the Immunization Action Coali... More »

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A pneumococcal vaccine is a shot that protects against certain types of pneumococcal bacteria, which are known to cause pneumococcal disease, as stated by Vaccines.gov. As of 2015, the two pneumococcal vaccines include t... More »

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