Parents urged to make sure infants are vaccinated against Hib
A resurgence in the childhood infectious disease Hib (Haemophilus influenza type B) in Minnesota in 2008 has prompted state health officials to obtain additional vaccine and urge parents to work with their health care providers to make sure infants are getting the recommended primary series of three doses of Hib vaccine.
Five cases of Hib were reported in the state in 2008, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.
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