Kano — Kano State government has concluded the July round of poliomyelitis vaccination of over three million children below five years.

Abakaliki — The Ebonyi State government at the weekend said that under the first round of 2017 Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Week, (MNCHW), 124, 900 children would be immunized against the pol

GURUGRAM: A three-day long intensified pulse polio immunisation drive was launched in the district on Sunday, under which 3,34,065 children are expected to be vaccinated.

Malawi Government is targeting over 10 million children in 2017 Measles-rubella vaccine campaign which is set for 12 to 16 June this year.

“India is responsible for 20 per cent of all pneumonia deaths, which is nearly 3.5 lakh.

CHENNAI: Schoolchildren in Tamil Nadu will from this academic year be required to be vaccinated unless a medical reason prevents them.

India, then home to around 60 per cent of global cases of polio, was the focus of the polio eradication programme.

MANGALURU: With a death suspected due to dengue in the district, the vector-borne diseases have arrived along with monsoons.

At the monthly Pragati review meeting held last week, Modi, sources said, expressed displeasure that there were still wide disparities in the vaccination coverage of various districts.

Even though billions of doses of vaccines for children across 100 countries around the world were supplied in 2016, millions of children " especially those in conflict zones " still miss out on lif