Vaccines & cancer: communities protecting the vulnerable

Editorial Team

Editorial Team

March 9th, 2018

Editorial Team

Bonaria is being treated for cancer. She is vulnerable to infections – that’s why her family is urging others to have all recommended vaccines.

‘The risk for people undergoing cancer treatment is to contract common illnesses that may prove to be very dangerous or even deadly,’ explains her husband, Giorgio.

Giorgio’s photo of his wife and daughter won the 2017 Vaccines Today Communication Challenge.
Find out the backstory in this short video.