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Covid Latest: Autumn Vaccines Are Coming, Here’s What We Know So Far

Another season, another vaccine. The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has advised the government to provide an autumn Covid-19 booster programme.The government has confirmed the autumn programme will be rolled out ahead of the winter months, when Covid-19 infections typically increase.Here’s what we know about the autumn jabs so far. Who will be eligible for autumn vaccines? Those in ‘older age groups’, residents in care homes for older adults, frontline health […]

today20 May 2022


Will We All Get A Fourth Covid Jab? And If So, When?

A fourth vaccine dose might be on the cardsA fourth-dose Covid jab might be on the cards for the general population after a UK trial found it increased protection against the virus.The majority of people in the UK received their third vaccine in the winter when the government rolled out the booster programme in response to the huge surge in infections triggered by the Omicron variant.A small category of the […]

today10 May 2022 1