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Child dies, four admitted to hospital after measles vaccine

One child died and four others were admitted to hospital in critical condition after a measles vaccine. Bodies of the children aged between nine and 12 months reacted by swelling. They were admitted to Tenwek Mission Hospital's Intensive Care Unit on Tuesday. They had received the vaccine at a health centre in Konoin. Simon Kirui, whose child died, wants the Government to investigate the safety of the vaccines and qualification of the staff administering them.  Read more...

 

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