HEPATITIS B – This is a virus that can cause serious liver problems.
POLIO myelitis – This is a virus that can cause paralysis and death.
HIB (Haemophilus B) – This is a bacteria that can infect any part of the body. The infection can lead to severe joint problems, pneumonia, brain damage and even death.
MEASLES – This disease causes rash, high fever, cough, runny nose and watery eyes. It can cause ear infections, pneumonia, hearing loss, brain damage and even death.
MUMPS – This disease causes fever, headache and painful swelling of the glands in the mouth and neck.
PERTUSSIS – This is also called whooping cough. It causes severe coughing for weeks or months. The risk of complications is greatest in children under seven.
TETANUS – This is also called lockjaw. It causes painful muscle spasms, breathing failure and even death.
RUBELLA – This is also called German Measles. It causes fever, rash, swelling of the neck and painful joints. If a pregnant woman gets rubella, it is very dangerous for the unborn baby.
2 months –
4 months –
6 months –
12 months –
18 months –
4 to 6 years –
14 to 16 years –
Every 10 years –
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