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NCDC launches vaccination campaign against Chickenpox, Viral Hepatitis for children
January 15, 2023 - 23:15
Written by: LibyaMohammed
The National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has given permission to start vaccinating children with the Chickenpox and Viral Hepatitis vaccines, starting from the beginning of next March.
The center published a circular addressed to the supervisors of the National Program for Vaccinations in municipalities on its Facebook page, in which it clarified that vaccinations are given to children at the age of 15 months, those born in December 2021.
It also pointed out to the concerned authorities the need to follow the instructions for the use of the vaccines and to inform parents of the specified date by launching awareness and warning campaigns.