Golodets has offered to extend the national vaccination calendar

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Sergeevicha in fotomonster Chairman of the Russian government Olga Golodets. Archival photoGolodets has offered to extend the national vaccination calendar© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Sergeevicha the image Bank

National vaccination calendar should be extended, said the Deputy Chairman of the RF government Olga Golodets at the meeting of the expert group «Healthy child» at the coordination Council under the government of Russia on the conduct of the country’s Decade of childhood.

«We need to expand the immunization schedule,» — said Golodets, noting that, in particular, because chickenpox in kindergartens are closed the whole group.

According to her, young children should be vaccinated against rotavirus.

In the national immunization calendar of Russia includes 12 of the infections that are most dangerous and which is easy to get sick children all over the world. 16 from the list of dangerous diseases included in the vaccination calendar epidemic indications.