The health secretary wants to scrap the “archaic technology” which costs the NHS about £6.6m a year.
It is 87% effective in two to 17-year-olds against the main flu strain, mid-season data suggests.
Researchers say, with many young people not receiving support, the study should be a "wake-up call".
Pop star-turned-vicar the Reverend Richard Coles had clinical depression at the age of 17.
Two babies who died in a Glasgow maternity hospital had been infected with a bacterium never seen before in Scotland.
An ambulance worker who won an unfair dismissal case recorded a boss talking about "pummelling" him.
Melissa Mead takes the ashes of her son William in a teddy bear to Buckingham Palace to collect an MBE.
The UK lags behind other wealthy nations across a number of health indicators, a report finds.
Researchers are developing a test they hope will one day help detect the condition in minutes.
A new study maps the DNA of sharks and experts believe their genes could help cure human diseases.