It was a disease that had been eradicated. At least that’s what we thought. However, the recent outbreak of measles in our country has lead officials to declare a state of emergency and raised concerns that this highly contagious virus will spread and infect even more people.
Immunizations are one of the most life-saving accomplishments of the 20th century. National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) is a way to keep people aware, and celebrate the benefits that come with vaccinations.