Cancer Vaccines

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June 5, 2021

Cancer Vaccines

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends cancer-prevention vaccinations for certain people, such as Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines and Hepatitis B.

Cancer Vaccine Library

The Precision Vaccinations vaccine library contains updated information on most cancer vaccines.

Cancer & Influenza Vaccines

Additionally, if you have cancer now or have had certain types of cancer in the past, such as lymphoma or leukemia, you are at higher risk for complications from the seasonal influenza virus. The flu shot has a long, established safety record in people with cancer, says the CDC.

People with cancer or other diseases that compromise the immune system should ask their doctor about pneumococcal vaccination options.

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