Flu jab 2017: The trick to making your vaccine more effective
Feeling positive on the day of your flu jab could make it 14 per cent more effective, it’s been revealed.
The findings could help to better protect those with a weakened immune system, including the elderly.
Last year, the flu jab had zero effectiveness on over-65s, it was claimed.
The NHS is more “scared” than ever before about the winter battle with flu, according to NHS England’s Chairman, Sir Malcolm Grant.
One of the study authors, Kavita Vedhara, said: “Vaccinations are an incredibly effective way of reducing the likelihood of catching infectious diseases.
“But, their Achilles heel is... read more
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