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Flu Vaccinations

All children should have vaccinations for a variety of childhood illnesses at different ages. For example measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) Diphtheria, tetanus, polio, meningitis and whooping cough. It is important that children with asthma have their flu vaccination. The advantages of getting your child vaccinated against flu include – Less time off school for […]

Influenza vaccine – what is it?

Influenza is an acute, feverish viral illness that more commonly occurs during the winter months. It is very important that you have your flu vaccination every year.┬áThe influenza vaccine has to be given annually as strains of the flu virus change and new vaccines are developed to give you immunity to the most common strains […]