Dr Daphne Holt: 'A healthy older population will reduce healthcare costs and help to alleviate pressures on national health systems'

‘We need to eat well, we need to exercise, and I would add that we need to do the simplest thing: we need to get vaccinated against the diseases we are most likely to come across’.

Dr Daphne Holt, Vice President of the Confederation of Meningitis Organisations outlines the benefits of adult immunisation for both the individual and the State, and Professor Dr Hartmut Lode explains the scale of the burden of pneumococcal disease in Europe.