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Bulgaria: Swine flu vaccine will be free for all

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    Swine flu vaccine this season will be free for all Bulgarians, said the health ministry. So far they have not paid only children, pregnant women and those working in hospitals.

    As the 'Now' he wrote in mid-September against the virus were vaccinated only 5,614 Bulgarians. By contrast, however, the office bought a huge amount of vaccines. In February the Ministry of Health gave 1.76 million for 360,000 doses of two doses, ie for a total of 180 000. Vaccination began in March. The expiry date of the preparation until the end of this year, announced more than IB. The Office believes that he can absorb the remaining quantities before vaccines become unfit for use. In Kyustendil and Dupnitsa already started to immunize everyone for free. Epidemiologists expect, however, two strains of flu this winter - so-called swine flu. 'Perth'. Free vaccines MH protect only the first.