Who makes flu vaccines, how effective are they, and will there ever be a universal vaccine?
Follow healthcare professionals of all ages as the NHS debunks some common misconceptions about influenza and the winter flu vaccine.
Michael Hodin, CEO of the Global Coalition on Ageing outlines how to ‘fix the pneumonia epidemic’ for World Pneumonia Day
“It seems counter-productive to try and control the spread of infection by immunising full-time staff but ignoring the many students who have daily contact with patients.”
For the past four years, Scotland has exceeded the WHO’s target of 75% of those eligible receiving the winter flu vaccine.
The Belfast Telegraph report on the experience of Former Welsh Rugby player, Gareth Thomas, who found himself with Pneumonia.