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Flu Vaccinations 2014

Monday 1st September 2014

Posted by: pembroke

Flu Vaccinations 2014

The Department of Health recommends that the following people be vaccinated each year to protect them against flu:

 Ø     People aged 65 years and over

Ø     Adults and children who have one or more of the following conditions including, Asthma, COPD,  Recurrent Pleurisy or Pneumonia, Diabetes,  Heart or Kidney disease or lowered immunity due to disease or treatment

Ø     People living in Residential or Nursing homes

 Ø     People with chronic liver disease

 Ø     People who are the main carer for an elderly or disabled person whose welfare may be at risk if the carer falls ill.

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