More than 200 thousand children under the age of five will be immunized against pneumonia, rotavirus, seasonal influenza, yellow fever, chicken fluid and measles among other diseases, during the National Vaccination Campaign "Get Up to Date with Vaccines", which will be implemented this November 24 and 25.
The day, organized by the Ministry of Health (Minda), aims to protect children and prevent them from certain diseases, for which 17 vaccines that are envisaged in the National Vaccination Scheme, considered as one of the most complete calendars . from the region of America.
From Mansa, calls are sent to parents to go with their young children in hospitals, places and health centers.
Vaccines are safe and quality certified by the World Health Organization (WHO). They are proven to be the cheapest-effective intervention in the prevention of infectious diseases that can be prevented by vaccines, protecting all stages of life, primarily the most vulnerable children and the elderly.
/ MR / NDP