European ADULT IMMUNISATION HUB

Category: Pneumococcal disease

Responding to positive news in relation to the development of a COVID-19 vaccination. David Sinclair, Director of the International Longevity Centre – UK said:

“While the progress in the development of a COVID vaccine will be a relief to many reading the news today, this is not the time to be complacent.”

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For too many adults, immunisation is seen as being ‘just for kids’

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From big data to blockchain, and gamification to AI and robotics, can technology help increase uptake of adult immunisations?

ILC-UK have today published a think piece which explores how technology is beginning to influence the delivery and uptake of adult vaccination.

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From Big Data to the Internet of Things: Can technology help increase uptake of adult immunisations?

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The International Federation of Ageing (IFA) and the International Longevity Centre UK (ILC-UK) have issued a joint statement on proposed changes to the childhood pneumococcal vaccine guidelines. The organisations have issued this statement.

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The Meningitis Research Foundation (MRF) has expressed concern over a Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) recommendation that the number of doses of pneumococcal vaccine given to babies should be reduced.

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Woman who lost both her legs and all of the fingers on her left hand after contracting MenW shares video of her experiences.

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New research published by Marshall University and promoted by Science Daily, reveals that patients who recover from invasive pneumococcal pneumonia may suffer shorter longevity.

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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.

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