Press releases

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Mixed knowledge and understanding of vaccination despite high levels of support amongst parents in Ireland according to new GSK survey

- 99% of parents confirm that they vaccinate their children against all vaccines recommended to them
- 44% of parents in Ireland are aware which diseases their children are vaccinated against
- One third of parents (35%) say they are not well-informed on how vaccines work, however 87% say they are aware that not vaccinating your children puts others at risk
- Parenting/ health websites are key influencing factor in relation to vaccination, second only to GPs

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GSK announces annual Dungarvan 5 Mile Road Race in support of The Irish Hospice Foundation

GSK, one of the world’s leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies, will host the annual GSK Dungarvan 5 Mile Road Race on Friday 22nd August. Now in its 15th year, the hugely popular charity event will raise much needed funds for GSK’s Charity of the Year - The Irish Hospice Foundation. First 250 entrants to receive a free technical t-shirt

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