Vaccination, Immunization, Inoculation – did you know that these three words that are essential for childhood health mean essentially the same thing: the process of injecting a ‘vaccine’ into the body in order to inoculate or immunize a person against life-threatening or contagious diseases like small pox, diphtheria, immunization, polio, measles, etc.
This graphic chart lists the various inoculation shots a human must take to stay safe and healthy through life, recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics. Remember, vaccinating isn’t an option, it’s the key to a healthy childhood. Print or pin this ready-reckoner – it’s worth it.
Infographic Source: Pediatric Care Schedule: From the newborn to teen years by Cleveland Clinic