MLHD has announced at-risk priority groups in Griffith are now eligible for the Japanese Encephalitis vaccine

Vincent Dwyer
By Vincent Dwyer
Updated August 5 2022 - 6:57am, first published 1:30am
THE JAB: Japanese Encephalitis virus is transferred to humans and animals via infected mosquitos. PHOTO: File

The Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) has announced the vaccine for Japanese Encephalitis virus (JEV) is now available for at-risk, priority groups in Griffith.


Vincent Dwyer

Vincent Dwyer


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