The 411 on Vaccines

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  • Hepatitis A and B
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  • Who Should Be Vaccinated?
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Hepatitis A and B

While Hep C — a potentially fatal liver infection — may not have a vaccine, but thankfully Hep A and B do. And while there are particular groups more susceptible to these infections — men who have sex with men, anyone with a treated STD, IV drug users and people with tattoos — people outside of these risk groups can still benefit from getting these series of shots. Talk to your doc about these types of vaccines

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