As a result, last year's vaccine worked for just 3% of people who had the jab
and were exposed to the virus.
Providing a flu jab
service not only helps to relieve pressure on GPs, but allows customers to take preventive action to benefit their health.
So please do the sensible thing and book your jab
Boots pharmacist Tom Kallis said this scheme offered a "convenient alternative" to flu jab
clinics offered by GPs.
As we grow our network via acquisition, we place a premium on WISPs that have built high quality and reliable networks," said Jack Koo, president and chief executive officer, JAB
I got my flu jab
because I want to stay fit and well and I would encourage every- one who is eligible for a free flu vaccine.
Each year the virus changes, so even if you had a flu jab
last year you will need one this year to protect you from this winter's virus.
According to local health professionals, only half of all adults and children who have a chronic condition received their jab
The flu jab
is proven to prevent flu and reduces the severity for those unlucky to still get the infection.
In County Durham, 94%of children aged two to 15 received their first MMR jab
and 88% received the second.
The health board's executive director of public health Andrew Jones has already got his jab
at Ysbyty Gwynedd.
Nine months pregnant Nicola, 25, turned up at Glasgow's Western Infirmary antenatal class to talk to the pregnant women to get the flu jab
before it's too late.
is most effective if received this month as it gives the body time to prepare itself before the peak influenza onslaught in November and December.
Members of the public will be given the jab
at their GP surgery.
Those aged 12 to 13 (Year 8) will receive the jab
in a programme costing up to pounds 100 million a year in England.