Meningitis B jab to be added to NHS child vaccine schedule

11:45am Monday 30th March 2015 content supplied byNHS Choices

"Britain will become the first country in the world to offer a nationwide vaccination programme against meningitis," The Independent reports. A vaccine against the potentially life-threatening bacterial infection will be provided later this year...

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