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Vaccine delivery: The last mile

This video, from the Nature group, tells about getting vaccines...the last mile.

Vaccine Delivery: The Last Mile. For a lot of the world, getting a child immunized is as simple as getting in the car or hopping on a bus, and visiting the pediatrician. Not so, though, for many of the people who are most anxious to get their little ones immunized. This video, from the Nature group, tells about getting vaccines…the last mile. “You can’t be messing about with an oil filter” when there are kids waiting!

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Vaccines have been a very prevalent topic these days! What stood out to you after watching this video? Discuss with your fellow learners in the comments below!

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