Dr. Wafaa Al-Sharbati, Director of the Health Promotion Department at the Ministry of Health, stressed the importance of the parents’ initiative to register their children from 5 to 11 years old to take the anti-Coronavirus vaccination (Pfizer-Biontech)
Dr. Wafaa Al-Sharbati, Director of the Health Promotion Department at the Ministry of Health, stressed the importance of the parents’ initiative to register their children from 5 to 11 years old to take the anti-Coronavirus vaccination (Pfizer-Biontech), pointing to the role of vaccination in raising the immune response of the body and protecting the individual, his family and his community surroundings. of the virus and its variants.
Dr. Wafaa Al-Sharbati indicated that the vaccination center in the Sitra Mall has witnessed a remarkable turnout since the announcement of the opening of registration for the 5-11 age group to take the Pfizer-Biontech vaccination, which reflects the societal awareness of parents, and their support for the efforts of the national vaccination campaign.
Dr. Wafaa Al-Sharbati said that the Kingdom of Bahrain is continuing its strenuous efforts to address the Corona virus “Covid 19” pandemic, noting that the Ministry of Health allowed parents to choose the type of vaccination for their children between (Sinopharma) and (Pfizer-Biontech) for the mentioned age group. Pointing out that national and global indicators have proven the effectiveness of the anti-coronavirus vaccination, its safety for children, and its role in enhancing community immunity and protection against the virus.
Dr. Wafaa Al-Sharbati indicated that vaccinating children is an important step to protect them from the Corona virus and its variants, noting the importance of continuing to strengthen adherence to the precautionary measures to limit the spread of the Corona virus (Covid-19) and to take the initiative to vaccinate children and show a spirit of national and societal responsibility in order to protect all members of society and support the efforts of Addressing the Corona virus.