Protect Your Kids from Serious Diseases

How did you hear about ProtectYours.org?

We want to give you accurate information about how you can protect your children from diseases that can be prevented by immunizations. There are many challenges your child will face in life. A disease that is preventable doesn't have to be one of them.


Did you know?

  Make an informed decision: Know the facts!

Before the chickenpox immunization, about 11,000 people were hospitalized for chickenpox each year in the United States.
Learn more about varicella (chickenpox)

About 6.2 million people become infected every year with HPV. HPV is the main cause of cervical cancer in women. There are about 11,000 new cervical cancer cases and about 1,900 men get HPV-related penile and anal cancers each year in the United States. 
Learn more about HPV

Each year, rotavirus is responsible for more than 400,000 doctor visits, more than 200,000 emergency room visits and about 20 - 60 deaths among children in the United States.
Learn more about rotavirus
  More than 20,000 children under age 5 are hospitalized due to the seasonal flu every year in the United States.
Learn more about influenza

 


LEARN MORE:

Washington State Department of Health

Immunization Action Coalition

WithinReach WA

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

Vaccines: Wading Through the Confusion VIDEO