Adult pneumonia vaccines

HOPEWELL, VA (WWBT) - Doctor John Clay is suggesting that patients get an adult pneumonia vaccine at the Primary Health Group.

The vaccine protects against 23 different strains of pneumonia.

It is suggested for all adults over 65, and younger people with diabetes, heart conditions, asthma, COPD, and smokers.

You can get yours at any routine visit or when getting your flu shot.

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