Incoming seniors will need shots before fall

Due to a recent change in state law, incoming high school seniors might be shocked to learn that they will need a vaccine before returning to school next fall.
The Iowa Department of Public Health changed the state’s immunization law earlier this year, requiring that all students entering 12th grade receive a Meningococcal vaccine before the start of the 2017-18 school year. The law went into effect in January.
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