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Stop the scare, educate parents about vaccines – Gordon

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Senator Richard Gordon has called for an intensified information drive on the importance of vaccines to protect children from diseases.

Gordon made the call following reports of  a measles outbreak in Metro Manila amid the low vaccine coverage because of the Dengvaxia scare.

“Let’s stop the scare and rather educate the parents, families, & communities the importance of vaccination for our children’s sake,” he tweeted.

“I’ve said this a long time ago, hindi masama ang bakuna na kabilang sa Expanded Program on Immunization. Let’s not put vaccination into a bad light,” he said.