Vaccination Week April 22 – 29

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Parents whose children’s immunisations are not up-to-date or who may be unsure are invited to attend any of three outreach activities scheduled for  Saturday, April 22 to have the immunisation cards checked and children vaccinated. To mark Vaccination Week in the Americas 2017, the Ministry of Health will be providing immunisations to children and adults at Massy Supermarket, Warrens, St. …

Update To Immunisation Schedule

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The Ministry of Health has determined that it is no longer necessary to give the Bacilla Calmette Guerin (BCG) vaccine routinely to all children in Barbados. It has advised that, effective January next year, the BCG vaccine will now be administered to children who may be at risk of exposure to tuberculosis (TB) disease before the age of five. In …