As a result, last year's vaccine worked for just 3% of people who had the jab
and were exposed to the virus.
Everybody in these at-risk groups, as well as those living in long-stay care facilities, and people who receive a carer's allowance are eligible for a free NHS flu jab
In the Colorado market, Jabs
is known for his television commercials, which in earlier years featured exotic animals crawling on furniture.
Dr Paula Grey, Liverpool's director of public health, said: "It's good that there is a high take-up for the first vaccination, but it is very important that people ensure that they do not miss out on the second jab
as this provides full protection.
In North Tyneside, 96%of children aged two to 15 received their first MMR jab
and 86% went back for the second.
Even if you are feeling healthy and you are in these groups you should have your flu jab
from the GP.
But children aged between six months and nine years, those people who are severely immuno-compromised, and those receiving the Celvapan jab
will need two doses, three weeks apart.
A young girl receives one of the new cervical cancer jabs
He said: "It's really important that people check with their local GP whether they qualify for a flu jab
The disclosure shocked medics who claim Health Secretary Alan Milburn has a hidden agenda to stop the supply of the single jabs
isn't exactly tight-lipped about his secret to success.
TWO graphic case histories illustrate the suspected link between polio jabs
of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore chaired the study, which involved investigators at 12 medical centers across the country.
Q If there is no history of bronchitis or asthma, and sensible precautions are taken isn't it better for the body to fight flu with its own defences for as long as possible rather than start the jabs