Vaccinations – ask what I can offer you

If an apple a day keeps the doctor away, a vaccination means that you might never need a doctor; at least for that particular disease. One of my earliest memories was being asked to suck on a sugar lump by the school nurse; in retrospect, I was being vaccinated...

Chicken pox and shingles – get your vaccination now!

“Do you want to come to our chickenpox party?” I remember being asked as the father of a toddler. It’s quite a strange concept… the UK is one of the only countries that doesn’t offer chicken pox vaccinations as a standard childhood protection. Chickenpox is a very...