Dr Helen Petousis-Harris, of the University of Auckland’s Immunisation Advisory Centre said: “There are people who should not receive the MMR vaccine,” she said, noting New Zealand has established pre-screening checks to ensure the vaccine is only given to suitable candidates.”
Have your baby been pre-screened?
I guess the babies were not pre-sreened, or the pre-screening did not identify the issues, or maybe they forgot to mention it to the nurse.
Inquest in Samoa to determine cause of death of two babies
WHO urges Samoans to keep vaccinating children
I think what we need to understand is that we are technical people, but here we have lost two children and we have grave concern and sympathy to all these families and all the country, that is quite natural. But it is also our job also to reassure the people one thing is that vaccine is now safe for people generally….
DR ANANDA AMARANSINGHE: “But now you see they don’t die because of the vaccine …”