Adults - between 19 and older

For young adults between the ages of 19 and 23, it is recommended that they receive the Meningitis B vaccine and Tdap if they did not receive it between the ages of 11 and 12. Pregnant women should receive this vaccine between weeks 27 and 36. New mothers who have not received this vaccine should apply it as soon as possible after delivery. Those adolescents who have the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine should do so before age 27 for women and before age 22 for men. It is also recommended that adults between these ages should have a dose of the influenza vaccine.

Older adults over the age of 60 should see to it that the vaccine is given to prevent shingles, always with a medical recommendation.