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End private flu vaccines for healthy, top doctor urges

People who are not in an at-risk group should be banned from having private flu vaccinations, the chairman of the Royal College of GPs has said.

Dr Clare Gerada told the Daily Telegraph allowing healthy people to buy the flu jab had compounded NHS shortages and left others vulnerable.

There are reports some GPs in England have run out of stock.

Adam Brimelow reports.

  • 11 Jan 2011
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