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How do vaccinations slow aging?

Dr. Michael Roizen, MD
Internal Medicine
Getting immunizations probably won't save you years of aging, but it might, and it's simple to do: Keep your immunizations current. By making sure you have an annual flu shot and tetanus, measles, mumps, rubella, hepatitis B, and pneumonia vaccinations, you can help prevent illnesses that can cause you to age. Also, recent data indicate that the flu shot may prevent inflammation of (and aging of) your arteries.
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