More than 24,330 children from this province will be immunized during the second stage of the 58th Oral Polio Vaccination Campaign, which began today and will run until April 27, coinciding with the Vaccination Week of the Americas and the World Immunization Week.
The 58th National Oral Vaccination Campaign against poliomyelitis, which will run until March 2, 2019, in a first phase, has begun in Cuba. In this period, infants aged between one month and two years, 11 months and 29 days old will be vaccinated.
Havana, Cuba.- The 56th National Anti-Polio Vaccination Campaign began its second stage today in this capital, to immunize 363,778 children from one month to one year,and 11 months and 29 days.
Since February 26, 1962, to date, 85 million doses of polio vaccine have been administered in Cuba, making the country the first in Latin America to eradicate this devastating childhood disease