Posts Tagged ‘Vaccination’

Vaccination: step backwards on measles in Europe requires response

Policy-makers, healthcare workers and parents need to step up vaccination against measles across age groups at risk. This the call of the WHO which wants ...

GPs refuse deal to give children the swine flu jab

Plans to vaccinate healthy children under the age of five against swine flu are in disarray after doctors refused to sign up to a deal. GPs are already im...

Vaccination is the only way to enjoy the X-factor

Today I’ve spent several hours searching for my keys, which have mysteriously disappeared. The most likely scenario is that, during an episode of the i...

Swine flu fears growing as NHS staff shun vaccine

The Department of Health has ordered NHS bosses across England to ensure that frontline staff get immunised against swine flu amid growing signs that many ...

Priority groups for swine flu vaccination revealed

Doctors will be vaccinated first in the Government’s swine flu vaccination campaign, followed by pregnant women, young children and adults with chronic i...