Childhood Diseases

03 December 2003

Vaccinations: Fourth month

This month your baby needs four boosters.

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At about fourteen weeks, your baby should be immunised for the third time against:
  • Polio (OPV)
  • Diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis (DTP)
  • Hib
  • Hepatitis B (Hep B)
 

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Prof Eugene Weinberg worked in the Paediatrics Department of the Red Cross Children’s Hospital for many years. He is presently a paediatric allergist at the Allergy Diagnostic Unit of the UCT Lung Institute in Mowbray.

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