#Measles

  • Article: Over 3 Million Children in Papua New Guinea Have Been Vaccinated Against Polio in the Last 10 Months
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    Over 3 Million Children in Papua New Guinea Have Been Vaccinated Against Polio in the Last 10 Months

    By Madeleine Keck|June 25, 2019

    The nation’s latest vaccination drive is currently underway. Read more

  • Article: About to Go to Uni? You Definitely Should Have Had This Vaccine, Says Public Health England
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    About to Go to Uni? You Definitely Should Have Had This Vaccine, Says Public Health England

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 24, 2019

    Lecture halls and halls of residence are great places for the spread of contagious viruses. Read more

  • Article: In Central Mali, Healthcare Workers Are Using Donkey Carts to Get Vaccinations to Children’s Homes
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    In Central Mali, Healthcare Workers Are Using Donkey Carts to Get Vaccinations to Children’s Homes

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 17, 2019

    The volatile region has become too dangerous for mothers to walk to clinics. Read more

  • Article: This Canadian Province Just Increased Measles Vaccinations by 106%
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    This Canadian Province Just Increased Measles Vaccinations by 106%

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 13, 2019

    More than 3,800 doses of the measles vaccine were administered in April. Read more

  • Article: Germany Considers €2,500 Fine for Kids Not Vaccinated Against Measles
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    Germany Considers €2,500 Fine for Kids Not Vaccinated Against Measles

    By Lindsay Powers|May 7, 2019

    The country is also considering barring all unvaccinated children from nursery schools and daycares. Read more

  • Article: Largest Measles Outbreak in Madagascar's History Kills 1,200
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    Largest Measles Outbreak in Madagascar's History Kills 1,200

    By Lindsay Powers|April 16, 2019

    Only 58% population — of the minimum 90% required to prevent outbreak — have been immunized so far. Read more

  • Article: Australian Measles Cases Set to Escalate to Five-Year High
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    Australian Measles Cases Set to Escalate to Five-Year High

    By Madeleine Keck|April 5, 2019

    The majority of cases are linked to people who became infected overseas. Read more

  • Article: Unvaccinated Children Banned From Public Spaces in New York Suburb
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    Unvaccinated Children Banned From Public Spaces in New York Suburb

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 27, 2019

    There have been 153 confirmed cases of measles in Rockland County. Read more