Healthcare professionals recognize vaccines as the top medical achievement of the 20th century. Despite all the progress that’s been made in this area, vaccine-preventable diseases — such as measles, mumps, rubella, pertussis, influenza and meningitis, and even some types of cancer — are still around. That’s why it’s so important to ensure you and your family are protected against these diseases through vaccinations.
Watch this space for a list of special immunization events and clinics during the month of August. The calendar will also be printed in the Kansas City Star on Sunday, July 31 in place of the regular monthly Bee Wise ad. Below is a link to the July Bee Wise ad.