chicken pox

Overcoming disease complacency to improve immunisation rates
Overcoming disease complacency to improve immunisation rates (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

A Charles Sturt University (CSU) expert has highlighted the need to stress the severity and danger of preventable childhood diseases to parents, to improve immunisation rates. Following the third report on child immunisation rates from the National Performance Authority, Professor ... Read More »

Ethics of school-based immunisation programs examined
Ethics of school-based immunisation programs examined (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

University of Adelaide researchers and their government and industry partners have identified a range of ethical issues with high school-based immunisation programs in South Australia. School-based immunisation programs are commonly run in Australia and in other countries around the world, ... Read More »

Chicken pox vaccine saving children’s lives
Chicken pox vaccine saving children’s lives (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

The widespread introduction of a chicken pox vaccine in Australia in 2006 has prevented thousands of children from being hospitalised with severe chicken pox and saved lives, according to new research. In a national study of chicken pox admissions at ... Read More »

 
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