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Vaccine Resources

Why Should My Child Get Vaccines?

Vaccines are safe, effective, and may save your child’s life. Vaccines not only protect your child from diseases such as polio, tetanus, or the measles, they help to protect your family and the community. Widespread vaccination provides hope to future generations by reducing or eliminating many diseases.

Just the Facts about Vaccines

  • Vaccines DO strengthen the immune system!
  • Vaccines DON’T cause autism or coronavirus.
  • Vaccines DON’T contain mercury or antifreeze.
A woman receives a COVID-19 vaccine as part of a clinical trial.
COVID-19

From Clinical Trials to Shots in the Arm

Our researchers have been working hard on vaccines to help fight COVID-19, and we want to share answers to your questions and address concerns about the vaccines that can lead us out of the pandemic.

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Our History

Vaccines Through the Years

Cincinnati Children's has a long history in the fight against infectious diseases, from encephalitis and polio to the rotavirus and COVID-19.

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In the News

Read and watch news stories about Cincinnati Children's and vaccines.