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# jab - Thursday 28 October, 2021

Booster vaccine programme for over-60s to begin next week
# Booster Shots
# Booster Shots

Booster vaccine programme for over-60s to begin next week

Updated Oct 28th 2021, 9:05 PM 56,417 Views 30 Comments
  • Those aged between 60-69 will get their booster shot at a mass vaccination centre, while GPs will administer the jabs to those aged between 70 to 79.
  • Booster shots will only be given to a person six months after the date of their second dose of the vaccine.
  • The Irish Pharmacy Union said the decision to exclude community pharmacies from the campaign is 'illogical'

# jab - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

Mason Mount says missing Euro 2020 game played part in decision to get jab
# TAKING ACTION
From The42
# TAKING ACTION

Mason Mount says missing Euro 2020 game played part in decision to get jab

Oct 12th 2021, 4:04 PM 5,038 Views 1 Comment

The uptake of the vaccine among professional footballers has been sporadic.

# jab - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

Irish international Callum Robinson reveals he has declined Covid-19 vaccine
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From The42
# Jab

Irish international Callum Robinson reveals he has declined Covid-19 vaccine

Oct 5th 2021, 11:00 PM 64,011 Views 130 Comments

The West Brom forward has contracted the virus twice but says it’s his decision not to take the jab, while Stephen Kenny says he has not considered omitting players because they are unvaccinated.

# jab - Monday 7 June, 2021

Moderna requests EU approval of its vaccine for adolescents
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# Jab

Moderna requests EU approval of its vaccine for adolescents

Jun 7th 2021, 2:31 PM 12,716 Views 3 Comments

A clinical trial found the vaccine was safe and effective in teenagers.

# jab - Thursday 20 May, 2021

Covid vaccination programme opens to people aged 25-29 in the North
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Covid vaccination programme opens to people aged 25-29 in the North

May 20th 2021, 6:50 AM 10,567 Views 23 Comments

The extension comes as Northern Ireland reached the 1million landmark figure for those who have received at least one dose of the vaccine.

# jab - Thursday 8 April, 2021

Australia to restrict use of AstraZeneca vaccine with ‘necessary precautions’
# Jab
# Jab

Australia to restrict use of AstraZeneca vaccine with ‘necessary precautions’

Apr 8th 2021, 2:20 PM 11,175 Views 9 Comments

Pfizer’s jab will now be the preferred vaccine for those under the age of 50.

# jab - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Explainer: What's happening in the row between the EU and AstraZeneca?
# Getting The Jab Done
# Getting The Jab Done

Explainer: What's happening in the row between the EU and AstraZeneca?

Jan 28th 2021, 2:58 PM 28,052 Views 40 Comments

The global competition for Covid-19 vaccines is putting the EU and Britain on a post-Brexit collision course.

# jab - Monday 3 October, 2016

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

Here's how to get yourself vaccinated this flu season

Oct 3rd 2016, 7:58 AM 14,110 Views 31 Comments

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

# jab - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Lifesaving jab for children in Northern Ireland - but not the Republic (yet)
# Meningitis B
# Meningitis B

Lifesaving jab for children in Northern Ireland - but not the Republic (yet)

Mar 22nd 2014, 2:10 PM 9,518 Views 30 Comments

Ireland has the highest incidence of Meningitis B disease in Europe.

# jab - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

Measles outbreak in Swansea spreads to 620 people
# Measles
# Measles

Measles outbreak in Swansea spreads to 620 people

Apr 9th 2013, 3:46 PM 5,621 Views 86 Comments

Over the weekend some 1,700 jabs were given at vaccination clinics across the county.

# jab - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Tuesday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Aug 28th 2012, 7:47 PM 6,763 Views 3 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

# jab - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Older people encouraged to receive pneumo flu jab
# Vaccine
# Vaccine

Older people encouraged to receive pneumo flu jab

Sep 20th 2011, 11:09 AM 514 Views 0 Comments

Comedian Brendan Grace is one of the advocates for the vaccine after discovering that as he has diabetes he is at risk for pneumo flu.