Important Vaccination for a 5-year old
Created by Dr. Pranjal Kale Updated on Sep 14, 2020
As a parent, one of the most important things for your child’s health, immunity, growth and development is vaccination. By providing antibodies to fight against diseases, vaccination strengthens the immune system. By vaccinating your child as recommended, you are protecting your child against several severe conditions. Afterall prevention is better than cure. According to the World Health Organisation, “Vaccination is a simple, safe, and effective way of protecting people against harmful diseases, before they come into contact with them.” It further says “Immunization is the process whereby a person is made immune or resistant to an infectious disease, typically by the administration of a vaccine. Vaccines stimulate the body’s own immune system to protect the person against subsequent infection or disease.It is a proven tool for controlling and eliminating life-threatening infectious diseases.”
Following the recommended Vaccination chart is a must.
At 5 year of age, there are certain important vaccines that should be given not just to protect your child but also to control the diseases at large. In the current times, it is important to make sure you follow safety Tips when stepping out for child’s Vaccination in Covid-19.
Learn from Pediatrician Dr. Pranjal Kale as she tells the importance of vaccines and which ones are the most important ones for a 5 year old.
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