10 reasons for adults to be vaccinated

The top 10 reasons to ask your health professional about adult immunization:

  • You haven’t checked your immunization record for years
  • Your job or lifestyle exposes you to infection
  • You’re a health care provider or caregiver
  • You have a medical condition
  • You’re a student living in residence
  • You’re a parent or grandparent
  • You’re a gardener or work with soil
  • You plan to travel to another country
  • You’re pregnant or plan to be

The #1 reason you should ask about immunization is....

  • You want the best protection against vaccine-preventable diseases.

From the Canadian Coalition for Immunization Awareness and Promotion. Click here to download a PDF version of this list.