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Value of vaccines verified

A report demonstrating the immense benefit that vaccines provide to the community has been welcomed by Medicines Australia. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare report, ‘The burden of vaccine preventable disease in Australia’, shows vaccines benefit the community through avoiding, or reducing, ill health from vaccine preventable diseases. The …

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Facebook’s global vaccination support welcomed by WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has welcomed this week’s commitment from Facebook to direct users seeking information on vaccinations to reliable and accurate vaccination information. Vaccine misinformation is classified as one of the top 10 threats to global health and has the potential to undo decades of progress made fighting …

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