$30 for a flu shot: An outrage or a bargain?


The real question ought to be – – how come the flu shot cost so little probably? . Related StoriesNew national report on usage of antiviral drugs to take care of, prevent influenzaSekisui Diagnostics launches new OSOM Flu, iFOB and hCG testsFlu vaccine significantly reduces stroke risk Reuters: Insight: U.S. Government Investment Gives Flu Vaccines A GO In The Arm Fighting the flu may quickly get easier. As early as next year, more modern and more effective vaccines shall hit the market, thanks to investments by the U.S. Federal government and pharmaceutical companies. And bigger scientific improvements are expected within the next decade even, including a ‘universal’ flu vaccine provided every five to a decade that would fight many strains of a virus, making annual pictures all but obsolete .‘Access is fixed by unreliable public wellness facility supply, high prices, and limited availability in the personal sector where most people go to buy medicines,’ she commented, adding that cheaper, less effective anti-malarial drugs are readily available, including artemisinin monotherapies that ‘can encourage advancement of resistance to Works.’ Related StoriesResearchers use cutting edge genomic solutions to explain protective ramifications of malaria vaccine candidateLess effective medications can help beat malaria even more effectivelyResearchers reveal why malaria vaccine provides only moderate security among vaccinated childrenTo try and improve access to QAACTs in countries with a higher malarial burden, the AMFm was set up in 2012 by the Global Fund. Lead investigator Sarah Tougher, also from The London College of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and colleagues carried out surveys in Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Niger, Nigeria, Uganda, and Tanzania to assess the impact of the AMFm 12 months on.