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Keeping your child’s vaccinations up to date during COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a decrease in children getting their routine childhood vaccinations.

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Vaccinations guide

Immunisation protects children (and adults) against harmful infections. Use this handy chart to keep track of when your baby will need their immunisations.

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Vaccine preventable disease in Australia

Worldwide, vaccination is a very successful and cost-effective population health intervention.

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Vaccine preventable disease in Australia | Australian Government Department of Health

Vaccination against a range of bacterial and viral diseases is an essential part of controlling contagious diseases not just in Australia, but also world-wide.If enough people in the community are immunised, the infection can no longer be spread from person to person and the disease can die out altogether.Vaccination is a safe and effective way of giving protection against

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Vaccine preventable disease among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are often affected by vaccine preventable diseases (VPDs) at a higher rate than non-Indigenous Australians.

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Measles vaccines for Australians | NCIRS

Measles is a highly contagious vaccine-preventable disease spread via the respiratory route.

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Vaccinations during pregnancy | NCIRS

NCIRS is the leading research organisation in Australia that provides independent expert advice on all aspects of vaccine preventable diseases, and other issues related to immunisation, to inform policy and planning for immunisation services in Australia.

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Zoster | NCIRS

NCIRS is the leading research organisation in Australia that provides independent expert advice on all aspects of vaccine preventable diseases, and other issues related to immunisation, to inform policy and planning for immunisation services in Australia.

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Vaccines, allergy and asthma | NCIRS

NCIRS is the leading research organisation in Australia that provides independent expert advice on all aspects of vaccine preventable diseases, and other issues related to immunisation, to inform policy and planning for immunisation services in Australia.

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Vaccine components | NCIRS

NCIRS is the leading research organisation in Australia that provides independent expert advice on all aspects of vaccine preventable diseases, and other issues related to immunisation, to inform policy and planning for immunisation services in Australia.

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