Vaccination checklist: part II

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Around 13 months

  • MMR (measles, mumps and rubella given as a single jab, and
  • pneumonia third dose.

Around 4-5 years

  • MMR pre-school booster, and
  • diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and polio pre-school booster.

Around 12-13 years

  • Cervical cancer vaccine (girls only): three jabs given within eight months.

Around 13-18 years

  • Diphtheria, tetanus and polio booster jab


Most vaccines are given during childhood. But if you're worried that you may not have been immunised as a child against tetanus, our article on adult vaccines will help you.

If you're 65 and over

You should have the flu jab every year and a pneumonia jab.

More help & advice
- More info on flu jabs
- More on tetanus immunisation in kids
- Vaccinations against chicken pox

Sources: NHS

In part two, Dr Miriam Stoppard gives more advice to parents on vaccinating children.

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