Your guide to immunisation and vaccines

Immunisation helps protect against serious diseases such as flu, measles, mumps, whooping cough, meningitis, and polio.

Find out why immunisation is importantwhen to immunise, what vaccines are available and what they protect against.

Childhood flu immunisation

During autumn/winter 2016 flu immunisation will be offered to children aged 2-5, and not yet in school, through their GP practice. All primary school children will be offered the vaccine at school.

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Flu immunisation for adults

During autumn/winter 2016 flu immunisation will be offered to people over 65, those with a health condition, pregnant women, and those who work in health care.

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