There are fears steep declines in childhood vaccination could result in another preventable viral outbreak, similar to the measles epidemic of 2019.
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Dr Rawiri Jansen tells whānau to prepare for 'bumpy winter'
Winter is just around the corner, and Aotearoa is being told to prepare for the second wave of Covid-19 as immunity wanes among people who have already had the virus.
Flu/ MMR jabs offered at Covid vax centres in Waikato
Waikato District Health Board says it will start offering vaccinations for flu, MMR (measles, rumps and rubella) and whooping cough at its vaccination centres, alongside the Covid-19 vaccine.
Whangārei MP grills PHARMAC in Health Select Committee
Whangārei MP Shane Reti has grilled PHARMAC in Select Committee, over their decisions around the meningococcal vaccines.
Rotorua cinema viewers at risk of contracting measles
Rotorua cinema viewers are advised that they may be at risk of contracting measles. An infected person attended a screening of the movie Jumanji: The Next Level at 3.15pm on Friday 27th December at the Reading Cinema in Rotorua.
Samoa lifts measles state of emergency
The Samoan government have lifted their state of emergency declared last month following the outbreak of a measles epidemic there.