Samoa Health Ministry worried with immunisation suspension order to stop only for MMR

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APIA,13 SEPTEMBER 2018 (SAMOA OBSERVER) – Samoa Ministry of Health did not suspend the Expanded Programme of Immunisation (EPI) programme following the deaths of two toddlers in Safotu, Savaii earlier this year. However, Tagaloa Dr. Robert Thompson said the stop order was specifically for the Mumps, Measles and Rubella (MMR) vaccines. Tagaloa was responding to […]

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