• Kyodo News


The Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry plans to compensate people for inappropriate inoculation methods as well as side effects from new vaccines being produced to prevent swine flu, ministry sources said Wednesday.

The plan will be included in the bill for the H1N1 flu vaccination compensation law when it is submitted to the extraordinary Diet session scheduled to convene later this month, they said.

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