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I want to know whether pneumonia vaccine is compulsory for 65 year old?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
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In brief: Pnumonia vaccine

It is rocommended that all people over the age of 65 receive pnumonia vaccine.
But by compulsory you mean some one will give you against your will.Than it is not.It is voluntary and to prevent several kinds of pneumonia it should be given.

In brief: Pnumonia vaccine

It is rocommended that all people over the age of 65 receive pnumonia vaccine.
But by compulsory you mean some one will give you against your will.Than it is not.It is voluntary and to prevent several kinds of pneumonia it should be given.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Michael DePietro
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
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In brief: Advised

It is advisable, for those over 65.
( that is the benefits of the vaccine greatly outweigh the risks and experts have recommended the vaccine be given to certain groups, all those over the age of 65 would be one such group.

In brief: Advised

It is advisable, for those over 65.
( that is the benefits of the vaccine greatly outweigh the risks and experts have recommended the vaccine be given to certain groups, all those over the age of 65 would be one such group.
Dr. Michael DePietro
Dr. Michael DePietro
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