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Information on the whooping cough vaccination for pregnant women including why it's so important to get the vaccine
View the Chief Medical Officer's annual report that has important messages about public health in Northern Ireland including information on alcohol and drugs, smoking, obesity, cancer and sexual health
Information on child protection issues in schools, including checks on staff who work with children, child protection policies and procedures for dealing with suspected abuse
There are some diseases that can kill children or cause lasting damage to their health. Sometimes your child's immune system needs help to fight those diseases. Immunisation - also called 'vaccination', 'jabs' or '...
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