A nurse gives a flu vaccination shot to a man earlier this month. Photo: AFP A nurse gives a flu vaccination shot to a man earlier this month. Photo: AFP
A nurse gives a flu vaccination shot to a man earlier this month. Photo: AFP
South Korea

South Korea flu shot deaths grow to 13, but officials refuse to suspend vaccination programme

  • Health authorities said they have found no direct links between the deaths, which include a 17-year-old boy, and the vaccines being given out for free
  • South Korea ordered more flu vaccines this year to ward off what it calls a ‘twindemic’ of people with flu developing potential Covid-19 complications

Topic |   South Korea
A nurse gives a flu vaccination shot to a man earlier this month. Photo: AFP A nurse gives a flu vaccination shot to a man earlier this month. Photo: AFP
A nurse gives a flu vaccination shot to a man earlier this month. Photo: AFP
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