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Can I get the flu and pneumonia vaccine if I have HIV/AIDS?

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Check with your doctor about vaccinations against pneumonia and the flu. The CDC recommends that people with long-term medical conditions, including HIV/AIDS, be among the first to get a flu vaccine each year.

From: HIV/AIDS and the Common Cold WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: Antimicrobial resistance: The NIH response to a growing problem. NIAID: Emerging and Re-Emerging Infectious Diseases.

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on May 10, 2019

SOURCES: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases: Antimicrobial resistance: The NIH response to a growing problem. NIAID: Emerging and Re-Emerging Infectious Diseases.

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on May 10, 2019

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