The thirty-plus generation has received the most important vaccines required for our environment.health and fitness Updated: Oct 21, 2003 19:37 IST
The thirty something generation in India has received the most important vaccines required for our environment.
People in age groups lower than thirty have been progressively better protected.
Still, it would be wise to check out the following table to see if you have been protected from diseases you may be susceptible to if you are in the specified occupations.
|Hospital Worker, Laboratory Worker and Other Health-Care Personnel||Hepatitis B, Influenza, Measles, Rubella, Mumps, Polio|
|Public-Safety Personnel||Hepatitis B, Influenza|
|Staff of Institutions for the Mentally Disabled||Hepatitis B|
|Veterinarians and Animal Handlers||Rabies, Plague|
|People who work with animal hides, furs, wool, animal, hair, bristles||Anthrax|
First Published: Oct 21, 2003 19:37 IST