• vaccination against Polio 2019-01-26 22:57

    Extensive vaccination against Polio in southeastern Iran

    TEHRAN- Some 8,000 children under age five will be vaccinated against polio in southeastern Iran, said the head of the communicable diseases department at the Ministry of Health. 

  • Adult vaccination coverage in Iran is low: academic 2018-11-03 10:14

    Adult vaccination coverage in Iran is low: academic 

    TEHRAN — Adult vaccination in Iran is overlooked and that’s while many severe infections which put the health system to considerable expenses annually can be easily avoided by vaccination, a faculty member at Tehran University of Medical Science’s board of trustees has said.

  • vaccination 2018-03-05 07:27

    $100m allocated for vaccine production

    TEHRAN — The Iranian parliament (Majlis) has approved the allocation of $100 million from the national development fund for domestic production of two new vaccines, head of Pasteur Institute of Iran said, ISNA reported on Saturday.

  • hepatitis B 2017-10-25 17:44

    Widespread hepatitis vaccination program gets underway

    TEHRAN — Iran has recently started a broad plan for vaccination of barbers, street cleaners, working children, and prisoners against hepatitis.

  • 12 MQ-2.jpg 2016-10-23 09:12

    Life expectancy increased in Iran: WHO

    TEHRAN — According to the figures released by World Health Organization (WHO) Iran’s life expectancy rose to 74 last year from 72 in 2011, ISNA reported on Saturday.