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Three Children in Pakistan Die After Getting Measles Vaccine

Three Children in Pakistan Die After Getting Measles Vaccine

Three children in Pakistan became critically ill and died a day after they were vaccinated with the measles vaccine in the city of Nawabshah. One the children died at home and the other two children died at the People’s University Medical Hospital (PUMH) in Nawabshah. At least seven other Pakistani children who received the same vaccinations were reported to be in critical condition.

Two Infants in India Die Following Pentavalent Vaccination

Two Infants in India Die Following Pentavalent Vaccination

Two babies have died and seven others were hospitalized following vaccination at a clinic near Karnataka’s Mandya district in India.1 The children were injected from the same vial of a pentavalent vaccine that administers five different vaccines in one shot. The combination vaccine, which includes vaccines for diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, hepatitis B and haemophilus influenza type b (Hib), is traditionally…

Kenyan Baby Dies After Receiving Measles Vaccine

Kenyan Baby Dies After Receiving Measles Vaccine

A baby in Bomet county in Kenya died earlier this week shortly after receiving the measles vaccine at a government health center in the town of Mogogosiek. Four other babies—all under one year of age—were also given the measles vaccine at the health center and became swollen and critically ill.

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