#Measles

  • Article: Philippines Launches Crucial Measles Immunization Drive Amid Deadly Outbreak
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    Philippines Launches Crucial Measles Immunization Drive Amid Deadly Outbreak

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 17, 2019

    A vaccination program is working to combat the transmission of the highly-contagious disease. Read more

  • Article: Measles Immunizations Spike in the US Amidst Outbreak
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    Measles Immunizations Spike in the US Amidst Outbreak

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 8, 2019

    Vaccine requests are up by 500% in Clark County, Washington. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Thousands of Measles Cases Alarm Global Health Community
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    Hundreds of Thousands of Measles Cases Alarm Global Health Community

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 7, 2019

    Measles can be mistaken for the common cold at first. Read more

  • Article: Everything to Know About the US Measles Outbreak
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    Everything to Know About the US Measles Outbreak

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 4, 2019

    A guide to understanding why the disease still takes children’s lives around the world. Read more

  • Article: Measles Declared State of Emergency in Washington Amid Declining Vaccination Rates
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    Measles Declared State of Emergency in Washington Amid Declining Vaccination Rates

    By Sophie Maes|Jan. 30, 2019

    Pregnant women, young children, and unvaccinated people are at highest risk. Read more

  • Article: A Facebook Ad Claiming Any Vaccine Could 'Kill Your Child' Is Now Banned in the UK
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    A Facebook Ad Claiming Any Vaccine Could 'Kill Your Child' Is Now Banned in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 7, 2018

    It was targeted at Facebook users interested in parenting. Read more

  • Article: Australia to Give $10 Million to Papua New Guinea to Combat Infectious Diseases
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    Australia to Give $10 Million to Papua New Guinea to Combat Infectious Diseases

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 21, 2018

    In July, Papua New Guinea experienced its first outbreak of vaccine-derived polio in 18 years. Read more

  • Article: Europe Is Seeing a Huge Surge of Measles — and Vaccination Rates Are to Blame
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    Europe Is Seeing a Huge Surge of Measles — and Vaccination Rates Are to Blame

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 21, 2018

    In the first six months of 2018, 41,000 cases were reported. Read more