To read Janine’s story of how her son spent 7 days on life support, fighting a disease she had never heard of, please see here.
- For more information about Pneumococcal disease and the Pneumococcal vaccine, please see here or here.
- For data showing how routine immunisation has made Pneumococcal disease in toddlers a rare event, have a look here.
- For a timeline of how approaches to pneumococcal vaccination have changed in the last few years in Australia, see here.
Page reviewed March 2017.