Vaccination can be explained as immunizing the body immune system by administration of antigenic material vaccine to develop adaptive immunity to a pathogen. Vaccines can prevent from infection. The Vaccination Act 1867 was an Act of Parliament in the United Kingdom. It consolidated and updated the existing laws relating to vaccination, and was repealed by the National Health Service Act 1946. Alfred Russel Wallace gave an account of smallpox and vaccination in 1895 in which he characterized the historical policies into encouragement, compulsion, and penal compulsion. There is a campaign conducted by is an annual public health campaign by the member states of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) this is described as Vaccination Week In The Americas (VWA) to promote equity and access to immunization. Since 2012, the campaign has been celebrated globally across all regions of the World Health Organization (WHO) under World Immunization Week. The WHO reports there are 25 diseases for which vaccines exist for their prevention and control.
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Last date updated on June, 2014