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Flu Shot Crucial for Those With COPD

Print this page MONDAY, Jan. 7, 2019 — If you suffer from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a flu shot can be a lifesaver. But many of the millions with the lung condition don’t get it, researchers report. COPD causes inflammation in the lungs and it can flare up when triggered by the flu, making… Read More »

Trained pharmacists shot in arm for NSW

Trained pharmacists across NSW will now be able to administer a variety of vaccinations, including for measles and whooping cough, to anyone aged over 16. “In regional and remote parts of NSW, it can be hard to access a GP. That’s why having the option of a trained pharmacist makes things so much easier,” Deputy… Read More »