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The introduction of vaccination programs has led to dramatic

decreases in disease, disability and death from many infectious

diseases.

Vaccines save 5 lives every minute worldwide

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VALUE

OF

VACCINATION

« Immunization has been a great public health

success story. The lives of millions of children

have been saved, millions have the chance of a

longer healthier life, a greater chance to learn,

to play, to read and write, to move around freely

without suffering. »

NELSON MANDELA, WINNER OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE 1993

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