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Type 2 diabetes vaccinations
Hello, Any one can guide,what are the mandatory vaccinations we should go for if we are having type2 diabetes. And after how many intervals. Thanks.
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Keep diabetes well controlled . No specific vaccination required .
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Patients with diabetes mellitus should receive Influenza vaccination yearly, with adults 65 years of age and older pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13) in adults ≥65 years and pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV23) once before and once after age 65 Hepatitis B vaccination for unvaccinated adults younger than 60 years of age without evidence of prior infection
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Diabetic person should get Influenza vaccine Pneumococcal vaccine Hepatitis B vaccine and Shingles
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Hepatitis Pneumococcal Influenza Varicella in select individuals All the above are generally recommended but not mandatory.
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You can take Influenza vaccine once in a year,if age above 50 ,then pneumococcal vaccination once in a year.
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Try to maintain your blood sugar level in the normal level by regular taking medications and regular walking and regular check up with your family doctor and it is more than enough to protect from any health issues. So it's not mandatory to take any vaccines.
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No vaccine in particular is required unless u r travelling oversees when u vl be required to take a particular vaccine they ask for
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just keep sugar under control and boost immunity
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Nothing is mandatory for Diabetics. But diabetes makes you more susceptible to diseases,consider getting flu vaccine, Tdap, Pneumonia vaccine, shingles vaccine(herpes zoster >50 yrs only) Hepatitis B vaccine etc....
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There is no such mandatory vaccines for diabetes. However, if you have some specific problems or travels then only vaccines are needed.
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