18 September 2012, Tuesday, 10:47

Medics plan to inoculate 800 thousand citizens of Bashkiria from flu this year

author: Elmira Sabirova

On the eve of an epidemic season Republican medics intend to inoculate 800 thousand citizens of Bashkortostan from flu, including 300 thousand children at pre-school institutions, pupils, health protection and education employees and pensioners.

Ministry of health protection RB reports they have already purchased about 20 million dozes of anti-flu vaccine for adults and more than 12 million doses for kids. Other 6-7 million Russian citizens expected to be vaccinated at their own expense.

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