The NHS Vaccination Schedule was last updated in April 2014, and includes a list of all the vaccines that are routinely offered to everyone in the UK free of charge.
New research conducted by RNCOS demonstrates that the introduction of the 10-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, PCV10, decreases the rates of clinical pneumonia even in unvaccinated children.
Department of Health Minister, Jane Ellison MP, has published the Annual Flu Plan and Annual Flu letter 2015/16.
Pledge to become an Antibiotic Guardian via the new Antibiotic Guardian website.
New research on an ethnically diverse population of pregnant women in London reveals very low levels of uptake of the pertusis vaccination (26%) among the sample group.
NHS England and Public Health England have launched their annual flu vaccination campaign
Good news from Ireland as pneumonia and shingles vaccines to be made available in pharmacists.
NBC news report on the efforts of Christiana Care in the US to increase uptake of the flu vaccine.
A new study published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology highlights that the hazard risks for Invasive Pneumococcal Disease “within the first 6 months after IBD diagnosis were significantly and more than threefold increased”