Posts Tagged 2015

Men ACWY Vaccine

Cases of meningitis and septicaemia (blood poisoning) caused by Men W bacteria are rising due to a particularly deadly strain. Older teenagers and university students are at high risk of infection because many of them mix closely with lots of new people, some of whom may unknowingly carry the meningococcal bacteria. The highest risk of […]

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Flu Campaign 2015

Flu vaccination by injection, commonly known at the “flu jab” is available every year on the NHS to protect adults (and some children) at risk of flu and its complications. Flu can be unpleasant, but if you are otherwise fit and healthy it will usually clear up on its own within a week. However, flu […]

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