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Global Immunization: Despite Successes, Much More to Doi
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May 08, 2013 10:36 PM
Every 20 seconds, a child dies from a disease that could have been prevented with a safe and effective vaccine, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. VOA's Carol Pearson takes a look at the status of global immunization efforts and what's still needed to reduce the number of preventable deaths in this report voiced by Rob Sivak.

Global Immunization: Despite Successes, Much More to Do

Published May 08, 2013

Every 20 seconds, a child dies from a disease that could have been prevented with a safe and effective vaccine, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. VOA's Carol Pearson takes a look at the status of global immunization efforts and what's still needed to reduce the number of preventable deaths in this report voiced by Rob Sivak.


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