April 30, 2012
Doctors fighting to deliver life-saving vaccines to the developing world have criticised British mothers who refuse to vaccinate their children.
Ghana has celebrated the introduction of two new vaccines to prevent pneumonia and diarrhoea – two of the biggest killers of children worldwide.
[...] Teams of medics have begun delivering the vaccines to infants in health centres across the West African nation in an immunisation programme driven by governments and philanthropists including Bill Gates.
[...] It comes as UK medics face sustained opposition to child vaccination, amid fears of side effects and mistrust of the pharmaceutical industry.