Vaccines Blog

Vaccines are an area of medicine that has developed exponentially over the past few decades, from giving our children just diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, smallpox and from 1951 polio, to the 35 vaccinations given to children by the age of five that is now standard...
What You Should Know About the Flu Vaccine

What You Should Know About the Flu Vaccine

My 87 year-old mother was invited to have her annual flu jab this year. Until now she remembered she doesn’t have these, because she knows they don’t work. My late stepfather was a GP and he knew this too and advised her against having it. But her slow onset...