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Chickenpox Vaccination provides immunity against chickenpox, requiring two doses.

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Chickenpox Vaccination

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Cost of a Chickenpox Vaccination

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Insurance Coverage for a Chickenpox Vaccination

Insurance Coverage

The cost of Chickenpox Vaccination may be covered by private health insurance plans, depending on the specifics of the policy. Check with your insurance provider to understand what is covered.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chickenpox?

Chickenpox is a highly contagious disease that causes an itchy rash, fever, tiredness, loss of appetite, and headache. It can lead to severe complications such as skin infections, pneumonia, and inflammation of the blood vessels.

How is chickenpox prevented?

Chickenpox can be prevented through vaccination. The chickenpox vaccination course requires two doses, typically administered to children aged 12 to 15 months and between the ages of 4 and 6 years.

Who is most at risk of contracting chickenpox?

Individuals who have not been vaccinated or have not had the disease before are at the highest risk. This includes infants, adolescents, and adults who were never vaccinated.

How much does the chickenpox vaccine cost in the UK?

The cost of the chickenpox vaccine in the UK typically ranges from £65 to £85 per dose. This price includes any additional charges such as an appointment fee for the vaccination.

Further Information

Additional Information

It's important to note that some people who are vaccinated can still get chickenpox, but the symptoms are usually milder with fewer or no blisters. Vaccination not only protects the individual but also contributes to community immunity, protecting those who cannot get vaccinated.

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