#measles

  • Article: 20 Million Children Missed Out on Life-Saving Vaccines in 2018: Report

    20 Million Children Missed Out on Life-Saving Vaccines in 2018: Report

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Jackie Marchildon|July 15, 2019

    Vaccination coverage has remained the same for almost 10 years. Read more

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

    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: Measles Outbreak: Cruise Ship With 300 Onboard Quarantined After Reported Case

    Measles Outbreak: Cruise Ship With 300 Onboard Quarantined After Reported Case

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 2, 2019

    Measles continues to dominate the news cycle around the world… and it’s 2019. Read more

  • Article: The US Measles Outbreak Just Hit Its Worst Peak in 25 Years

    The US Measles Outbreak Just Hit Its Worst Peak in 25 Years

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 30, 2019

    Officials say it was a completely avoidable outbreak. Read more

  • Article: Canadian Province Set to Launch Measles Vaccine 'Catch-Up' Program in Schools

    Canadian Province Set to Launch Measles Vaccine 'Catch-Up' Program in Schools

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 22, 2019

    Canada officially eliminated the measles in 1998, but BC is currently experiencing an outbreak. Read more

  • Article: Pediatrics Staff Claps Back at Anti-Vaxxers With Brilliant Custom-Made T-Shirts

    Pediatrics Staff Claps Back at Anti-Vaxxers With Brilliant Custom-Made T-Shirts

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 25, 2019

    Vaccines cause adults, not autism. Read more

  • Article: Unvaccinated Teens in Vancouver Are Secretly Asking Doctors For Measles Vaccines

    Unvaccinated Teens in Vancouver Are Secretly Asking Doctors For Measles Vaccines

    By Jackie Marchildon|Feb. 20, 2019

    A measles outbreak has been reported in BC. Read more

  • Article: Almost 1,000 Children Have Died of the Measles in Madagascar Since October

    Almost 1,000 Children Have Died of the Measles in Madagascar Since October

    By Jerica Deck|Feb. 15, 2019

    Measles can make children more vulnerable to fatal diseases like pneumonia or diarrheal diseases Read more