Findings from a US study also suggests cranberry juice may benefit respiratory and middle-ear infections caused by the bacterium Haemophilus
Dr Richard Roberts, who leads the immunisation programme across Wales, said the fears raised about MMR had a knock-on effect on confidence in other vaccines; and immunisation rates at age one for illnesses like diphtheria, tetanus, polio, meningitis C and haemophilus
influenzae type B fell because of concerns about MMR.
Epiglottitis and Haemophilus
influenzae immunization: The Pittsburgh experience--A five-year review.
influenza B (HiB) is a type of bacteria present in the nose and throat of many children and adults.
The funds will be used to purchase 120,000 doses of vaccines for diptheria, Hepatitis B, and Haemophilus
influenzae type b (Hib); 150,000 doses of measles/mumps/rubella vaccines; and 300,000 doses of measles vaccines.
influenzae resistance is found in up to 30% of strains in Europe.
The Hexavac jab covers diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio, haemophilus
influenza type b (hib) and hepatitis B and will soon be available in Europe.
Protects against: Haemophilus
influenzae type b, an infection that can seriously harm a child's brain, blood, bones, throat, and the area around the heart.
Contract notice: Contract for the supply of haemophilus
influenza type b, meningococcal C vaccine (Hib/Men C).
2 Canada -- Haemophilus
Influenzae Type B (HIB) Vaccines & Forecast 4.
influenzae is a human-restricted gram-negative bacterial pathogen that causes serious infectious diseases, including meningitis, sepsis, and pneumonia.
A similar feeling of sadness and betrayal was evoked by the report of National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization (NTAGI) sub-committee on Haemophilus
influenzae B (Hib) published recently (3).