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Pilisadara — A conversation with Dr Aruna Abeyrathne

Posted on: Sun 16 Jul 2017

Dr Aruna Abeyrathna from the Martins Road Family medical practice spoke about the Meningococcal B Vaccine. He explained the different strains of Meningococcal. Currently Meningococcal C vaccine is included in the National immunisation program and therefore is covered by Medicare. However there are cases of Meningococcal B found in the community. He explained about the high risk groups. This conversation is general in nature. He advised to see your GP to discuss about this vaccine.

For more information about the Meningococcal B Vaccine you can visit the following website.

www.meningitis.com.au

Adelaide Lakhanda

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