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What is a Pneumonia Vaccine?

Each year, an estimated 1 million people in the United States are hospitalized with pneumonia, and about 50,000 people die from the disease. Reduce your risk by getting your Pneumonia shot today.


  • There is no cost with most insurance plans
  • Available for those 18 years and older
  • New guidelines recommend two pneumonia shots for all adults 65 years and older and those with certain medical conditions


What is pneumococcal disease?

Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs caused by a virus or bacteria, specifically the bacteria called Streptococcus pneumoniae. The same bacteria can also cause infections in the ears, the blood and the lining of the brain. Pneumonia symptoms include cough, fever, and difficulty breathing.


Who is at risk for pneumonia?


  • Adults 65 years or older
  • Children younger than 5 years old
  • People who have ongoing medical conditions
  • People who smoke cigarettes


Call or stop in today and talk with your Kinney pharmacist about getting your Pneumonia vaccine.


"Pneumonia Can Be Prevented—Vaccines Can Help" Centers for Disease Control and Prevention