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  1. Vaccines

    Vaccines trick the body into building immunity against infectious diseases without causing the actual disease...

  2. Rotavirus – immunisation

    08 Nov 2018

    Children need several doses of the vaccine to reduce the risk of rotavirus...

  3. Pneumococcal disease – immunisation

    08 Nov 2018

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

  4. Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) immunisation

    08 Nov 2018

    The National Immunisation Program provides children with free immunisation against Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and meningococcal group C disease...

  5. Hepatitis B – immunisation

    08 Nov 2018

    Immunisation against hepatitis B reduces the risk of infection in babies...

  6. Flu (influenza) – immunisation

    08 Nov 2018

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

  7. Who provides immunisations in Victoria

    08 Nov 2018

    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...

  8. Measles, mumps, rubella, varicella (chickenpox) – immunisation

    Immunisation is the best protection against measles, mumps, rubella and varicella (chickenpox)...

  9. Immunisation – deciding which vaccines you need

    08 Nov 2018

    Everyone's immunisation needs are different and are influence by your health, lifestyle, age and occupation...

  10. Diphtheria

    Diphtheria is a serious bacterial disease that causes severe inflammation of the nose, throat and windpipe...