Youths urged to receive vaccination

Timoci Naqona, 7, after gettng meningococcal disease vaccination from staff nurse Merewalesi Baba, as Minister for Health and Medical Service Rosy Akbar looks on during the launch of the meningococcal disease - nationwide immunization campaign for children aged 1-19 years at the Ministry of Health headquarters in Toorak, Suva last Friday, May 11, 2018. Picture: JONACANI LALAKOBAU

THOSE who qualify for the State’s meningococcal disease immunisation program have been urged to make good use of the opportunity. Health Minister Rosy Akbar said having to deal with a meningococcal infection was devastating and costly. Ms Akbar made these comments during the launch of the meningococcal vaccination nationwide immunisation campaign for children aged one […]

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