Hep A, Polio and Yellow Fever for Geno!
Hepatitis A and B, MMR, Polio and Yellow Fever for Amanda
That HEP A/B combo stung like a.....(this is a family blog people!)
Our Battle Scars also known as band-aids....
Now please understand, I am just to thankful that we live in a place that we can access vacines and modern medicine and technology. Let me share with you what I have learned about the health of the developing world....
For the 1.9 billion children from the developing world, there are:
640 million without adequate shelter (1 in 3)
400 million with no access to safe water (1 in 5)
270 million with no access to health services (1 in 7)
Worldwide: 2.2 million children die each year because they are not immunized
(Anup Shah, Poverty Facts and Stats, Global Issues, Updated: September 20, 2010)