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Vaccine an ‘additional strategy’ to fight dengue in PH

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FIGHTING DENGUE. The government will procure millions of Dengvaxia doses to immunize Grade 4 public school students in 3 regions. Photo from Sanofi Pasteur
Health Spokesperson Lyndon Lee Suy says actively pursuing steps against dengue, such as cleaning one’s surroundings, is still a better approach as it also targets other mosquito-borne diseases such as chikungunya and Zika

MANILA, Philippines (Feb. 11, 2016) — As the world’s first-ever dengue vaccine becomes available in the Philippines, the Department of Health (DOH) reminded the public not to let their guard down against the disease.

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