Polio Vaccination Campaign Underway in Cuba

5 Havana, Mar 5. -The 50th National Polio Vaccine Campaign begins Friday in Cuba, with the goal of immunizing more than 500,000 children. According to reports from the Public Health Ministry, the program has two stages, the first running March 4-10, and the second, April 22-28. Some 372,000 children under the age of 3 will receive two doses (in drops)

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Cuba Starts Anti-Polio Second Vaccination Stage

0 Havana, Apr 21. -Cuba will kick off on April 23 the second stage of the 49th National Vaccination Campaign against poliomyelitis, which should immunize 500,000 children in two cycles, Granma newspaper reported on Wednesday. During this stage, some 362,525 under three-year-old toddlers will receive a second oral dose (two drops), while 143,080 nine-year-old children will have the anti-polio vaccine

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