immunisation immunisation

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of making immune (especially by inoculation)

News

  • Breaking up in style: a cinematic fashion shoot

    Posted in Fashion / Fashion blog / Fashion photo shoots / Fashion pictures If only beauty were a form of immunisation against heartbreak… but it’s the same for the Hitchcockian blonde as for the rest of us. You give too much. You pour your heart into a boy and your dreams into a life that doesn’t exist yet, and you think it’s going fine until one day – over lunch at your favourite cafe – he says ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

Quotes

  1. Caroline Flint, the Public Health Minister, said she was "delighted to announce that we intend, in principle, to introduce an HPV vaccine into the national immunisation programme".
    on Jun 20, 2007 By: Caroline Flint Source: Times Online

  2. "Building on the success of our immunisation programme with current coverage of more than 85 percent, South Africa is making arrangements to introduce in the public health sector two additional vaccines, Rotarix and Prevnar, which we expect will...
    on May 21, 2008 By: Manto Tshabalala-Msimang Source: AllAfrica.com

  3. Mr Abbott told the Channel Nine yesterday: "Childhood immunisation is compulsory in the sense that there is a modest payment for parents who have their kids immunised and there are some benefits which are conditional on childhood immunisation or an...
    on Jul 1, 2007 By: Tony Abbott Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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