April 24th – 30th is World Immunisation week which aims to raise awareness about the importance of being immunised.
Influenza and pneumonia are common lung infections that cannot be underestimated and patients with bronchiectasis are more susceptible to these conditions.
Vaccinations available for both of these conditions. For more information on influenza go to http://lungfoundation.com.au/patient-support/other-lung-conditions/influenza/.
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