#Measles

  • Article: The DRC Has a New Ebola Outbreak. It's Now Fighting Ebola, COVID-19, and Measles.

    The DRC Has a New Ebola Outbreak. It's Now Fighting Ebola, COVID-19, and Measles.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 2, 2020

    The current outbreak of Ebola in the DRC has killed more than 2,000 people. Read more

  • Article: Children in the Democratic Republic of Congo at Risk of Deadly Diseases as Vaccine Rates Fall

    Children in the Democratic Republic of Congo at Risk of Deadly Diseases as Vaccine Rates Fall

    By Brandon Wiggins|May 19, 2020

    COVID-19 is disrupting immunization efforts globally, risking further preventable deaths. Read more

  • Article: Seven Diseases That Cause the Most Deaths Among Vulnerable People

    Seven Diseases That Cause the Most Deaths Among Vulnerable People

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 24, 2020

    Diseases like tuberculosis and malaria largely ravage low-income countries. Read more

  • Article: New Measles Vaccination Efforts Will Reach up to 45 Million Children Worldwide

    New Measles Vaccination Efforts Will Reach up to 45 Million Children Worldwide

    By Catherine Caruso|Feb. 7, 2020

    Gavi has launched new campaigns aimed at protecting children in seven developing nations. Read more

  • Article: World’s Largest Measles Outbreak Kills Thousands in Congo

    World’s Largest Measles Outbreak Kills Thousands in Congo

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 8, 2020

    Vaccination is key to preventing the spread of the deadly disease. Read more

  • Article: Samoa Makes Measles Vaccine Mandatory Following Epidemic

    Samoa Makes Measles Vaccine Mandatory Following Epidemic

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 3, 2019

    There are now over 3,800 measles cases in a country of 200,000 people. Read more

  • Article: This Disease in the Congo Is Killing More People Than Ebola

    This Disease in the Congo Is Killing More People Than Ebola

    By Jacky Habib|Nov. 5, 2019

    More than 4,400 people have died in the current outbreak, but the media is barely talking about it. Read more

  • Article: An NHS Doctor Has Shared 5 Powerful Reasons Why Vaccines Have Changed the World
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    An NHS Doctor Has Shared 5 Powerful Reasons Why Vaccines Have Changed the World

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Sept. 10, 2019

    Vaccines tell the story of human progress — and you have to see these tweets. Read more