Babies are vulnerable and need to be immunised at six weeks
Toi Te Ora - Public Health Service (Toi Te Ora) recommends immunisation as a safe and effective way of preventing a number of serious childhood diseases such as whooping cough, pneumococcal disease and Hepatitis B. Childhood immunisation is free.
The Ministry of Health and Toi Te Ora recommends that all children are fully immunised. To be fully immunised, your child should receive their free vaccinations at the following ages:
Immunising on time, everytime is ideal, but if your child has missed one of their vaccinations, it’s never too late to catch up, contact your doctor or practice nurse today.
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