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Children should be vaccinated for their safety, experts say

25/1/2022 6:18:00 AM

Children should be vaccinated for their safety, experts say

Doctors, child health specialists say parents can seek medical advice to alleviate concerns, but inoculation is the way forward.

Copy URLFormer deputy health minister Lee Boon Chye says Malaysia may not be able to achieve herd immunity from the vaccine and the MOH still has work to do to convince parents about long-term effects. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, January 25, 2022.

THERE is merit in vaccinating children under the age of 12 against Covid-19, because it will protect them when they go to school, health experts said.They said parents should get their vaccine information from reliable sources and urged the Ministry of Health to also prepare this information so that it is easily accessible.

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× Copy URL Former deputy health minister Lee Boon Chye says Malaysia may not be able to achieve herd immunity from the vaccine and the MOH still has work to do to convince parents about long-term effects. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, January 25, 2022. THERE is merit in vaccinating children under the age of 12 against Covid-19, because it will protect them when they go to school, health experts said. They said parents should get their vaccine information from reliable sources and urged the Ministry of Health to also prepare this information so that it is easily accessible. Effective July 2018, access to full reports will only be available with a subscription. Sign-up now and enjoy one (1) week free access!