'Most of them refused to be vaccinated and those who accepted the vaccine did not follow the immunisation schedule
,' he told reporters after the launch of the International Young Muslimah Forum (AL-YOUM) here today.
The Pakistan immunisation supply chain (PISC) manages about $151million worth of vaccines every year, and this amount is increasing as more vaccines are introduced into the immunisation schedule
coupled with the increasing population.
Reports show 500,000 children have not been completing their immunisation schedule
, especially for measles and polio.
Children and pregnant women are the most susceptible group to the illness.Currently, the flu vaccine is not part of the National Immunisation schedule
Over the 22 years since my son miraculously survived meningitis and septicaemia, we've seen three vaccines introduced into the UK's childhood immunisation schedule
. But, sadly, there are other strains.
officials announced the move as part of changes to the UK''s immunisation schedule
"It is vital that the vaccine is introduced in the UK immunisation schedule
as soon as possible.
Meningitis UK wants the vaccine to be introduced into the Government's routine immunisation schedule
as soon as possible, so it will be automatically given to children.
This year's vaccination week theme is 'Reaching Every Community', and so we expect all parents and adults to be encouraged to participate and complete their immunisation schedule
. This will also be a tool to encourage children to comply with their vaccination cards.
Passing recommendations based on 43 regional studies over the past 10 years, health authorities are calling for inclusion of the Rotavirus vaccine in the national immunisation schedule
. Currently, the vaccination is optional and available in the private sector.
Disease rates in the under-twos have halved since a pneumococcal vaccine was first added to New Zealand's Immunisation Schedule