Living longer can provide significant positive opportunities both for individuals and society; yet, without good health and the ability to do what is valued, growing older can be a double-edged sword. Disease prevention is a vital pillar of sound public health strategies that brings with it significant social and economic benefits particularly in the field of vaccine-preventable diseases (VPDs).
Vaccines Today publishes new video on life-course immunisation.
Woman who lost both her legs and all of the fingers on her left hand after contracting MenW shares video of her experiences.
Italy bans non-vaccinated children from starting state schools as Health Minister blames fall in vaccination rates on ‘fake news’.
Video from Italia Longeva stresses the importance of adult immunisation.
A new video, produced by the Confederation of Meningitis Organisations (CoMo) features testimonies from around the world and emphasises the need to vaccinate against meningitis.
New infographics and social media resources to quickly communicate the importance of life course immunisation.
British man who contracted pneumococcal virus recalls his story as new film highlights the dangers of pneumococcal infection.
The UK’s National Institute for Health Research produces new infographic demonstrating the cost effectiveness of immunisation.