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Old 05-16-2006, 12:12 PM - Thread Starter
 
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okay, i have a basic understanding of these diseases, but i need more info on the pros and cons of the vaccines, and why people choose to get or not get them. if anyone has a few minutes to give me some linkys or some info, i would be very grateful! these are the only 2 vaccines i dont feel like i totally get.
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http://www.merck.com/product/usa/pi_...eumovax_pi.pdf

That is the link for the package insert from the manufacturer of the vaccine. HTH.
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The CDC's Pink Book might also be helpful to you http://www.cdc.gov/nip/publications/..._pink_full.htm

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http://www.merck.com/product/usa/pi_...eumovax_pi.pdf

That is the link for the package insert from the manufacturer of the vaccine. HTH.

Wrong insert - that's pneumovax. Wyeth makes Prevnar. There are lots of interesting links & thinks in this one:
http://www.naturalfamilyonline.com/2...-bacterial.htm
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Wrong insert - that's pneumovax. Wyeth makes Prevnar. There are lots of interesting links & thinks in this one:
http://www.naturalfamilyonline.com/2...-bacterial.htm
Oops! Thanks for catching that one, sorry, posting too fast.
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