Your baby gets vaccines based on a routine schedule. By following this schedule, your child gets:
Learn more about the vaccines given and the diseases they protect your baby from:
Your baby's immune system is amazing. Scientists have estimated that babies can handle up to 10,000 vaccines at one time. Since your baby is always making more protective antibodies, vaccines never use up or overwhelm their immune system.
Science has determined that following the routine schedule gives your baby the best and earliest protection from diseases that can seriously harm or kill them. Vaccines given at the same time work just as well together with no increase in side effects.
When your baby gets their routine vaccines on time, you will have fewer trips to the doctor and your baby will have fewer periods of discomfort.
Pain in vaccination can be distressing for both babies and parents, but this shouldn't stop you from getting the vaccines. There are simple tools to help reduce your baby's perception of pain.