Tag Archives: immunisation

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Flu Vaccine But Were Afraid To Ask

It’s flu vaccine season again. Hurrah! Here is my guide to what exactly the flu vaccine is, and who should and shouldn’t get it. It’s a bit of a long post – there’s lots to say – but hopefully people … Continue reading

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How to Stay Healthy on Holiday

In the last few days travel medicine has been in the news twice. Firstly a Sydney Morning herald article discussed how few people speak to their doctor prior to going overseas, then at the weekend there was a report in … Continue reading

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How Vaccines Work

Medical students who sit in with me hear the same things over and over. It’s true that I have a few set lines and spiels that I find trusty and reliable and flow off my tongue several times a day. … Continue reading

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