'It was awful': 100-year-old suffered shingles amid free vaccine shortage

Bageshri Savyasachi
Updated June 24 2024 - 1:09pm, first published 5:30am

A 100-year-old who endured a fortnight of shingles said dozens of people were queuing up at her local pharmacy amid a city-wide shortage of free vaccines.

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Bageshri Savyasachi

I am a general reporter with an interest in health, crime, transparency and issues affecting Canberra's diverse communities. Contact me at bageshri.s@canberratimes.com.au or send confidential tips to bageshri.s@proton.me

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