October 1, 2009 - Fredericton|
Public Alerts (H1N1)
The components of a public awareness campaign encouraging New Brunswickers to be vaccinated against the seasonal flu were unveiled today by Deputy Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Paul Van Buynder. The Department of Health funds flu vaccine for babies between the ages of six and 23 months, those aged 65 and over, pregnant women, and others at high risk of complications from influenza, as well as their household contacts.
From left: Ethel Saunders and public health nurse Suzanne Brewer.