20 million children missed out on lifesaving vaccines in 2018

Polio vaccine treatment given in Papua New Guinea

Did you know that 20 million children worldwide – that’s more than one in 10 – missed out on lifesaving vaccines, such as measles, diphtheria and tetanus in 2018? That’s according to new data out from the World Health Organization and UNICEF. Globally, since 2010, vaccination coverage with three doses of diphtheria, tetanus and...

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“Forgetful parents need to be more vigilant” – letter to Editor of ‘The North Shore Times’

RESULTS Australia

Chris Franks, ‘The North Shore Times’, published on Thursday February 14, 2019.   “I write regarding the article concerning hundreds of kids being at risk of disease (‘North Shore Times’ Feb. 7). While I am delighted to see the Health Department working to help parents vaccinate on time, I am shocked...

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