Do we have a social responsibility to immunise our children?

Editorial Board

Editorial Board

June 27th, 2012

Editorial Board

‘Parents have a responsibility to the community to have their children vaccinated, according to Dr Dina Pfeifer, World Health Organisation (European Region).’

Vaccination-cafeHowever, she says that those who decide to opt out of the recommended immunisation programme should inform their healthcare providers, schools and creches in order to protect other children.


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