Flu jab was 44% effective last winter, PHE report reveals

Figures for 2018/19 showed more children were getting the vaccine, although numbers dropped for elderly people.
The flu vaccine given on the NHS over the last winter was 44% effective in all age groups, data shows. The annual flu report from Public Health England (PHE) showed the jab was 44.3% effective agains[...]

You have reached your limit of free articles

To read the full story

Registered users get 5 regular articles and 1 free Premium article per week.



Enjoy reading the Irish News?

Subscribe from just £1 for the first month to get full access


Today's horoscope


See a different horoscope: