Secondary School Vaccinations

DTP & Meningitis ACWY

Diphtheria, Tetanus and Polio teenage booster vaccine Find NHS information on commonly asked questions here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/3-in-1-booster-questions-answers/ Meningitis ACWY vaccine Find NHS information on the Meningitis ACWY vaccine here: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/men-acwy-vaccine/ Find information from UK charity Meningitis Now here: https://www.meningitisnow.org/meningitis-explained/what-is-meningitis/types-and-causes/meningococcal-disease/faqs-meningococcal-acwy-vaccine/ Find information on teenage immunisations for ages 14 to 18 (English and translations): http://www.publichealth.hscni.net/publications/teenage-immunisations-ages-14-18-english-and-translations

HPV

the HPV (human papilloma virus) vaccination protects against cervical cancer. According to Cancer Research UK, cervical cancer is the second most common cancer in women under the age of 35. In the UK, 2,900 women a year are diagnosed with cervical cancer, that’s around eight women every day. Around 970 women died from cervical cancer in 2011 […]