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New vaccine launched in Haiti could save up to 270,000 children a year

PORT-AU-PRINCE — Haiti on Monday launched the introduction of another vaccine, this one to protect children against deadly pneumonia. The Ministry of Public Health said it will introduce the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine(or PCV) into its national routine immunization program. The vaccine is aimed at reaching as many as 270,000 Haitian children each year, who will now be […]