The European Adult Immunisation Hub is led by the International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK). It has been made possible by financial support from Pfizer.
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Responding to Simon Stevens’ call that NHS Trusts make an additional 3000 beds available to respond to what is expected to be a particularly pressurised winter flu season, the International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK), is calling on the Government to work to ensure that more social care staff receive the winter flu jab.
The Guardian reports that researchers have identified that the immune system can influence cholesterol levels, which could open up the the potential for the development of a vaccine.
Angela Burns AM said that ending the availability of free painkillers in Wales could free up more than £16 million a year to fund the HPV for boys.
Woman who lost both her legs and all of the fingers on her left hand after contracting MenW shares video of her experiences.
Superdrug has announced plans to make the Chickenpox vaccine available on the high street in the UK. The move highlights how pharmacies in the UK are playing an increasingly important role in terms making vaccination more accessible on the high street.
New research published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology finds an association between Shingles and cardiovascular events.