Meningitis B family 'disgusted' over lack of action

Meningitis B family 'disgusted' over lack of action
 

The family of a child who died of meningitis B have said they are "disgusted" with the government's refusal to vaccinate older children.
Two-year-old Faye Burdett died in 2016 - she was too old to have the vaccine.
An 820,000-signature petition calling for all children to be vaccinated was then submitted, - but the idea was rejected as "not cost effective".
And campaigners are still waiting for a promised government report into how that decision was reached.
Health Minister Steven Brine will face questions from MPs on Tuesday over why that report - looking at the... read more

 
27 February 2018 in Health, Views: 55
Source: BBC
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