Health Ministry launches polio vaccine campaign for kids up to 9 years old

05.08.2013                      29.Aw.5773                      Jom Kippur Katan

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Health Ministry launches polio vaccine campaign for kids up to 9 years old

Campaign targets children in south following discovery of virus in sewage; 98% of population already vaccinated.

The Health Ministry on Monday launched a monthlong “Two Drop” campaign of attenuated oral polio vaccine (OPV) for children from age four months through 9.5 years in well-baby (tipat halav) centers in the south of the country….