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”