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09 Oct 2006

Child Vaccination
Hi there, i am a single father of a five year old girl. i am looking to give my daughter those injections that she shouldve had when she was much younger. my question is simple. Does she need special injections or can i take her for the same ones they give babies and younger children?
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childhood diseases
paediatrician

01 Jan 0001

Your daughter does need an immunization at this stage. If you take her to your local clinic the nurse will inform you what immunizations she needs. If any have been missed in the past the nurse will decide about any catch up immunizations.
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