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Coverage declines in nine of the 12 routine child vaccinations and increases in one


Figures published yesterday show that coverage declined for nine of the 12 routine vaccinations measured at age 12 months, 24 months or five years in 2017-18 in England compared to the previous year. It increased in one vaccine and remained at the same le

Make sure your teenagers get vaccinated against meningitis before they head off to university


As teenagers are getting ready to leave home to move into student accommodation, the NHS is urging parents to make sure your children have had their vaccination.


Are you up-to-date with your MMR vaccine?


People are being reminded to check they are up-to-date with MMR vaccine following measles cases in Surrey & Sussex

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Advice following recent cases of measles in Surrey and Sussex


Public Health England (PHE) South East is urging people in Surrey and Sussex to check they are up-to-date with two doses of MMR vaccine.

Local GPs urge parents to ensure children and young people are protected against measles


Local GPs are urging parents to help protect their children from measles by making sure that they are fully vaccinated against the potentially serious disease.