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  1. Pneumococcal disease – immunisation

    08 Jul 2020

    Immunisation can substantially reduce the risk of pneumococcal disease, especially in young children...

  2. Meningococcal disease – immunisation

    06 Jul 2020

    Meningococcal group vaccines provide good protection against meningococcal group diseases...

  3. Immunisations for older people

    06 Jul 2020

    Immunisations are important for you as you get older, because your immune system can become less effective at protecting you from some diseases...

  4. Childhood immunisation

    01 Jul 2020

    Being immunised from an early age helps protect your child against serious childhood infections...

  5. Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)

    11 Jun 2020

    Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) is a bacterium that causes a life-threatening infection that can lead to serious illness, especially in children...

  6. Flu (influenza) – immunisation

    16 Apr 2020

    Influenza immunisation is recommended for people in known high risk groups...

  7. Immunisation in secondary schools

    11 Mar 2020

    Some immunisations are recommended for all Australian teenagers...

  8. Immunisation and pregnancy

    Immunisation can protect a woman and her unborn baby against many infectious diseases...

  9. Tetanus

    23 Jan 2020

    Tetanus is a life-threatening disease and immunisation is the best way to reduce your risk...

  10. Who provides immunisations in Victoria

    23 Dec 2019

    Immunisations in Victoria are provided by local councils, GPs and specially qualified nurses in medical clinics and community health services, some Maternal and Child Health nurses, travel clinics and...