Vaccines & Diseases
Each country advises its citizens to follow immunisation programme depending on the diseases.health and fitness Updated: Oct 10, 2003 21:03 IST
Today, vaccines can prevent the following diseases:
Haemophilus Influenzae type B (HIB)
Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
Rubella (German Measles)
Varicella (Chicken Pox)
New vaccines are being developed all the time. Each country advises its citizens to follow a particular immunisation programme, devised after studying the incidence of diseases within the country.