Have you or your child received the Tdap or DTaP vaccine?

The Tdap vaccine helps protect against 3 types of bacterial infections: Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis, and is recommended for individuals 7 years and older. DTaP vaccine is given as a series of 5 shots for babies and children aged 2 months to 6 years to provide similar protection as the Tdap vaccine.

Read this information to understand more about Tdap and DTaP vaccines and see what ages you or your child should receive the shots.