Vaccines protect against serious and potentially fatal infections–and they aren't just for children. There are a wide variety of vaccines that can help you stay healthy in your 20s, 30, 40s, and beyond. Vaccines can help your immune system to stay primed to fight off germs as you age and can even prevent some types of cancer.

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Once hailed as lifesaving wonders of modern technology, vaccines are now more likely to be a source of suspicion and angry playground debate. But to sort out fact from fiction, took a look at the scientific research to date on vaccines.

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Want major vaccination myths debunked? Watch the video above for science-backed truths about how vaccinations keep you—and others—healthy.

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