Make immunizations part of back-to-school plan: AHS

With school back in session across the province, Alberta Health Services is reminding Albertans to make sure their children are up to date with their immunizations.

By following a routine schedule, you and your child will be immunized against diseases at the safest and most effective ages and stages, the agency states in a release.

AHS provides free, routine immunization for infants and children who live in Alberta.

Immunization is safe, immunization is effective and immunization protects whole communities. The more people who are fully immunized in a community, the safer everyone is.

Childhood routine immunization schedules and contact information for public health clinics across AHS’s central zone can be found at immunizealberta.ca.

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