Age UK uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our policy. To read more about how we use cookies and how you can control them. Read Our Cookie Policy
Skip to content

Flu Vaccination Myth Busting

Despite the overall uptake of the flu vaccination rates being fairly consistent in the past few years, there were 16,133 more admissions to hospital for flu and pneumonia for people aged 50 and over in the winter period of 2018/19, than there were in the previous year – with 5,370 more hospital admissions in the 65 and over age group.

Latest from Age UK Sandwell

If you like social media

Call Age UK Sandwell

0121 437 0033 0121 437 0033

View all contacts

Our services for you

Expert advice

We offer you free, confidential and expert advice through our information service. If you need to know about benefits, social care, housing, scams or legal issues, we are here to help.