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# flu-vaccine - Friday 11 December, 2020

Nasal flu vaccine extended to teenagers due to low take-up
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Nasal flu vaccine extended to teenagers due to low take-up

Dec 11th 2020, 5:23 PM 12,413 Views 65 Comments

Only 190,000 LAIV vaccines have been administered since October, out of 460,000 distributed.

# flu-vaccine - Friday 20 November, 2020

FactCheck: Yes, the children's flu vaccine is authorised for use in Ireland
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FactCheck: Yes, the children's flu vaccine is authorised for use in Ireland

Nov 20th 2020, 6:15 AM 9,918 Views 0 Comments

Despite what the misleading claim says, the Fluenz Tetra vaccine has been authorised since 2013.

# flu-vaccine - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

'No doses have disappeared': HSE's Colm Henry rejects claims that some flu vaccines missing
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'No doses have disappeared': HSE's Colm Henry rejects claims that some flu vaccines missing

Nov 11th 2020, 9:32 AM 24,066 Views 23 Comments

Reports claim the HSE has suspended the distribution of the vaccine after it emerged 600,000 are missing.

# flu-vaccine - Thursday 29 October, 2020

More parents need to bring their children for flu vaccine, doctors say
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More parents need to bring their children for flu vaccine, doctors say

Oct 29th 2020, 6:30 AM 19,851 Views 38 Comments

The flu vaccine has been made available for free to children between the ages of 2 and 12.

# flu-vaccine - Friday 2 October, 2020

Some 'frustration' caused by rescheduling of non-priority flu jabs, Irish Pharmacy Union says
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Some 'frustration' caused by rescheduling of non-priority flu jabs, Irish Pharmacy Union says

Oct 2nd 2020, 6:08 PM 27,885 Views 6 Comments

Boots is rescheduling some not at-risk flu jab appointments due to delay in the vaccines arriving.

# flu-vaccine - Monday 28 September, 2020

The flu vaccine and children: Here is everything parents need to know
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The flu vaccine and children: Here is everything parents need to know

Sep 28th 2020, 12:05 AM 53,084 Views 27 Comments

“The flu vaccine is one of the safest vaccines we have, it’s one of the oldest vaccines we have,” a GP said.

# flu-vaccine - Sunday 27 September, 2020

Poll: Do you plan to get the flu vaccine this upcoming winter?
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan to get the flu vaccine this upcoming winter?

Sep 27th 2020, 9:17 AM 87,134 Views 137 Comments

The flu vaccine without charge has been extended to a number of additional groups this year.

# flu-vaccine - Saturday 12 September, 2020

HSE set to face difficult task in reaching flu vaccination targets for healthcare staff
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# Flu Season

HSE set to face difficult task in reaching flu vaccination targets for healthcare staff

Sep 12th 2020, 8:30 AM 26,171 Views 29 Comments

Rates of healthcare worker vaccine uptake, particularly in nursing homes, remain low.

# flu-vaccine - Friday 28 August, 2020

Debunked: No, children won't be banned from attending school if they don't get the flu vaccine
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# Misinformation

Debunked: No, children won't be banned from attending school if they don't get the flu vaccine

Aug 28th 2020, 2:44 PM 16,053 Views 21 Comments

Children aged two to 12 years can get the flu jab for free this year, but it’s not compulsory.

# flu-vaccine - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Winter flu vaccine campaign gears up to prevent 'dual outbreaks' of influenza and Covid-19
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# Flu Season

Winter flu vaccine campaign gears up to prevent 'dual outbreaks' of influenza and Covid-19

Aug 25th 2020, 12:03 AM 40,949 Views 68 Comments

For the first time, children aged 2-12 are also entitled to a free flu vaccine.

# flu-vaccine - Monday 18 May, 2020

Free flu vaccine will be available for children aged 2-12 this winter
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# Influenza

Free flu vaccine will be available for children aged 2-12 this winter

May 18th 2020, 10:49 AM 30,729 Views 81 Comments

The vaccine will also be free for people in at-risk groups and those aged 70 and over.

# flu-vaccine - Friday 1 May, 2020

Pharmacists call for flu vaccine to be free for everyone
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# Covid-19

Pharmacists call for flu vaccine to be free for everyone

May 1st 2020, 12:39 PM 24,239 Views 48 Comments

The Irish Pharmacy Union has said a plan must be developed to stop hospitals becoming overwhelmed next winter, particularly in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.

# flu-vaccine - Friday 27 December, 2019

Over 100 people are expected to die of the flu this season
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Over 100 people are expected to die of the flu this season

Dec 27th 2019, 2:31 PM 24,427 Views 41 Comments

Half of those attending Emergency Departments have the flu or are presenting with flu-like symptoms.

# flu-vaccine - Friday 13 December, 2019

From vaccines to sneezing etiquette: Here’s how to get through the flu season
# Happy Christmas To Flu
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# Happy Christmas To Flu

From vaccines to sneezing etiquette: Here’s how to get through the flu season

Dec 13th 2019, 9:10 AM 14,595 Views 11 Comments

Did you know that you can get the flu vaccine in some pharmacies for as little as €20

# flu-vaccine - Monday 8 July, 2019

HPV vaccination rates vary by county from just 40% in Kerry to 74% in parts of Dublin
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HPV vaccination rates vary by county from just 40% in Kerry to 74% in parts of Dublin

Jul 8th 2019, 12:05 AM 12,356 Views 55 Comments

The substantial variation needs further investigation, the report says.

# flu-vaccine - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Just one third of hospital nurses have had the flu jab despite raffles and free coffee incentives
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Just one third of hospital nurses have had the flu jab despite raffles and free coffee incentives

Jan 9th 2018, 6:15 AM 13,192 Views 60 Comments

The HSE ran a campaign over the last few months to encourage healthcare workers to get the vaccine.

# flu-vaccine - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Poll: Have you got the flu vaccine?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Have you got the flu vaccine?

Jan 2nd 2018, 9:33 AM 28,064 Views 84 Comments

Two strains have been recorded in Ireland.

A number of people have died due to flu, as two strains of the virus hit Ireland
# Postponed Surgeries
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# Postponed Surgeries

A number of people have died due to flu, as two strains of the virus hit Ireland

Jan 2nd 2018, 8:58 AM 38,956 Views 23 Comments

Elective surgeries have been postponed in some hospitals in a bid to prioritise emergencies.

# flu-vaccine - Thursday 21 December, 2017

People urged to get flu vaccine after jump in cases of influenza-like illness
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# Under The Weather

People urged to get flu vaccine after jump in cases of influenza-like illness

Dec 21st 2017, 2:52 PM 14,996 Views 46 Comments

People in high-risk groups include pregnant women and those over the age of 65.

# flu-vaccine - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Poll: Would you ask your doctor if they had gotten the flu vaccine?
# What You Preach
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# What You Preach

Poll: Would you ask your doctor if they had gotten the flu vaccine?

Oct 3rd 2017, 9:16 AM 16,159 Views 76 Comments

Uptake of the vaccine among medical workers in Ireland is “appallingly low” according to Health Minister Simon Harris.

# flu-vaccine - Monday 2 October, 2017

Patients 'have a right to ask doctors and nurses if they have received the flu vaccine'
# Winter Flu
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Patients 'have a right to ask doctors and nurses if they have received the flu vaccine'

Oct 2nd 2017, 4:32 PM 12,088 Views 69 Comments

Health Minister Simon Harris said just one third of all health workers got the vaccine last year.

# flu-vaccine - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

A patch on the wrist could deliver flu vaccine instead of needle
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# Flu Patch

A patch on the wrist could deliver flu vaccine instead of needle

Jun 28th 2017, 6:15 AM 8,087 Views 24 Comments

First human trial of the ‘microneedle patch’ that ‘punctures skin painlessly’ can be self-administered.

# flu-vaccine - Friday 12 May, 2017

Following chocolate comments, HSE says 'incentives' have helped vaccination rate rise 50%
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Following chocolate comments, HSE says 'incentives' have helped vaccination rate rise 50%

May 12th 2017, 7:04 PM 9,733 Views 14 Comments

“Vaccine hesitancy is increasingly becoming a major issue,” a HSE spokesperson said.

# flu-vaccine - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Chocolate could encourage nurses to get flu vaccine, committee hears
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# Chocolate And Ipads

Chocolate could encourage nurses to get flu vaccine, committee hears

May 11th 2017, 12:07 PM 17,724 Views 94 Comments

There was a discussion around what is causing a mistrust of vaccines, which have eradicated many diseases in Ireland.

# flu-vaccine - Monday 3 October, 2016

Here's how to get yourself vaccinated this flu season
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Here's how to get yourself vaccinated this flu season

Oct 3rd 2016, 7:58 AM 14,054 Views 31 Comments

At-risk groups receive tha vaccine free-of-charge.

# flu-vaccine - Friday 5 February, 2016

"Swine Flu is now a seasonal virus" - HSE moves to dampen fears over H1N1 after child's death
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"Swine Flu is now a seasonal virus" - HSE moves to dampen fears over H1N1 after child's death

Feb 5th 2016, 9:59 PM 16,881 Views 8 Comments

The health executive has offered its condolences to the family of the child who died yesterday from the flu strain.

# flu-vaccine - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Visitor restrictions at Cork University Hospital
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Visitor restrictions at Cork University Hospital

Feb 19th 2014, 2:38 PM 7,741 Views 4 Comments

It’s because of an outbreak of flu in the hospital.

# flu-vaccine - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Be Gentle With Me Ministerial Pic of the Day
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Be Gentle With Me Ministerial Pic of the Day

Oct 8th 2013, 12:42 PM 8,187 Views 71 Comments

No comment.

# flu-vaccine - Monday 7 October, 2013

Vaccine reminder issued as HSE says 1,000 could die in severe flu season
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Vaccine reminder issued as HSE says 1,000 could die in severe flu season

Oct 7th 2013, 11:12 AM 6,827 Views 109 Comments

Those in at-risk groups can get the vaccine free-of-charge from their GP or pharmacy.

# flu-vaccine - Friday 25 November, 2011

Over 480 patients affected by low-dosage flu vaccines
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Over 480 patients affected by low-dosage flu vaccines

Nov 25th 2011, 6:58 PM 1,841 Views 11 Comments

An interim report by the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland says an error in training led to some pharmacists giving adult patients a child’s dosage of the vaccine.

# flu-vaccine - Thursday 24 November, 2011

HSE issues warning over low dosage flu vaccines
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HSE issues warning over low dosage flu vaccines

Nov 24th 2011, 6:47 PM 2,217 Views 34 Comments

A number of people who recently received the flu vaccine may have received too-low a dose and will need to be re-vaccinated, according to the HSE.

# flu-vaccine - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Cheaper flu vaccinations on their way at pharmacies
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Cheaper flu vaccinations on their way at pharmacies

Oct 18th 2011, 4:23 PM 5,271 Views 6 Comments

A visit to the GP for a flu jab can cost up to €65, but pharmacists will shortly be able to offer the service for as low as €20.

# flu-vaccine - Thursday 6 January, 2011

Swine flu - over 5,000 new cases in last week
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# Swine Flu

Swine flu - over 5,000 new cases in last week

Jan 6th 2011, 4:48 PM 292 Views 0 Comments