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Stand Up for Healthier College Students

The CDC Should Add the Meningitis B Vaccine to the List of Recommended Vaccines

By Chloe Mugg, communications intern for Healthier Colorado

This post originally appeared on Healthier Colorado’s blog June 5, 2015.

Chloe MuggWhen people think about vaccinations, they picture kids in a doctor’s office  getting routine chickenpox, measles or tetanus shots. The kids kick and scream, but they get a Hello Kitty Band-Aid stamped over their child’s arm upon conclusion. But this isn’t the whole picture. College students like me, who are susceptible to meningitis B, need vaccines too.

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