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‘No jab, no pay says government’: thousands immunise children to avoid family payment cuts

Government’s policy sees 5,700 immunise children and another 148,000 update vaccinations to avoid cuts of up to $15,000 a year Thousands of children have been vaccinated for the first time or had their immunisations updated to avoid having family welfare payments withheld. Photograph: David Crosling/AAP The federal government’s ‘no jab, no pay’ policy has prompted […]

July 31st, 2016
Topic: CHILDREN, FITNESS HEALTH, GOVERNMENT, IMMUNITY VACCINATION, MEDICAL, PENSIONS BENEFITS WELFARE Tags: , ,

ONE SHOT COW VACCINE against Mannheimia haemolytica

Mannheimia haemolytica vaccine by Pfizer available now A ONE-SHOT vaccine to protect cattle from the Mannheimia haemolytica (MH) bacteria commonly associated with bovine respiratory disease has been launched by Pfizer Animal Health. The product called Bovi-Shield MH-One is administered as a single dose at induction when cattle are most vulnerable to infection, without the need […]

February 9th, 2013
Topic: Cattle, IMMUNITY VACCINATION Tags: , , , ,

GET YOURSELF VACCINATED TO PROTECT YOUR PIGS FROM DISEASE

Vaccinate yourself and protect your pigs By Janet Berry, Principal Veterinary Officer Pigs are susceptible to H1N1 Influenza It is critical that all pig owners remain vigilant with onfarm biosecurity to protect their pigs against infectious diseases. Swine influenza has been detected in pig herds in Queensland, Victoria and New South Wales. It is likely […]

March 27th, 2011
Topic: ANIMALS & STOCK, IMMUNITY VACCINATION, PESTS DISEASES BACTERIA VIRUSES, Pigs, TREATMENTS Tags: , , , , , ,