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Donaldson says under-fives 'more vulnerable' to flu

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Sir Liam Donaldson says the government is offering the swine flu vaccine to children under five because they are more vulnerable to complications.

He said data showed a higher number of complications in swine flu patients of that age group than any other, suggesting they were being hit harder by the virus.

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