More than 765,616 sign petition to give the Meningitis B vaccine to all children aged under 11

Mason Timmin's parents released harrowing images of him - he died from meningitis less than 24 hours after being taken ill by his mother
Mason Timmin’s parents released harrowing images of him – he died from meningitis less than 24 hours after being taken ill by his mother

Pressure is building on the Government to give the meningitis B vaccine to all children aged under 11 as more than 765,616 people signed a petition.

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All children are at risk from this terrible infection, yet the Government plan to only vaccinate 2-5 month olds. There needs to be a rollout programme to vaccinate all children, at least up to age 11. Meningococcal infections can be very serious, causing MENINGITIS, SEPTICAEMIA & DEATH.

 

 

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