SHINGLES VACCINATION PROGRAMME 2013
The Department Health have introduced immunisation programme for all people aged 70 & 79 on the 1st September 2013 who are eligible to get the vaccine.
The aim is to reduce the incidence and severity of the shingles disease in older people.
Shingles is a common disease that can cause long-lasting severe pains, it can cause permanent disability, and it occurs more frequently in those over 70 years old.
If you would the vaccination Please come and see the practice nurse.
Shingles Vaccine Information