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Trained pharmacists shot in arm for NSW

Trained pharmacists across NSW will now be able to administer a variety of vaccinations, including for measles and whooping cough, to anyone aged over 16. “In regional and remote parts of NSW, it can be hard to access a GP. That’s why having the option of a trained pharmacist makes things so much easier,” Deputy… Read More »

Should you get the flu shot? What to know about the 2018-19 flu season

Health professionals are urging citizens to get their flu shot. (iStock) Following last year’s flu season — the worst in decades, killing an estimated 80,000 Americans — health professionals have a strong warning for citizens as this year’s flu season arrives: get your flu shot. “The flu shot is incredibly important because it reduces your risk… Read More »