#vaccination

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

  • Article: How Nedbank Is Working to Change the Lives of Children Across South Africa
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    How Nedbank Is Working to Change the Lives of Children Across South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 21, 2018|Nedbank

    2.5 million children in the country go hungry every year. Read more

  • Article: More Children Were Vaccinated in 2017 Than Ever Before
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    More Children Were Vaccinated in 2017 Than Ever Before

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|July 17, 2018

    But almost 20 million infants did not receive full immunization in 2017. Read more

  • Article: Italy Will No Longer Ask Parents for Proof That They Vaccinated Their Children
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    Italy Will No Longer Ask Parents for Proof That They Vaccinated Their Children

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 9, 2018

    This comes just months after the government announced it had reached an important vaccination goal. Read more

  • Article: Polio Discovered in Papua New Guinea for the First Time in 20 Years
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    Polio Discovered in Papua New Guinea for the First Time in 20 Years

    By Madeleine Keck|July 6, 2018

    There has never been a more important time to vaccinate every child. Read more

  • Article: Ebola Vaccine Strategy in the Congo Uses Same Tactic That Helped Wipe Out Smallpox
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    Ebola Vaccine Strategy in the Congo Uses Same Tactic That Helped Wipe Out Smallpox

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 22, 2018

    Ebola has killed a suspected 26 people in the Congo. Read more

  • Article: Why You Should Never Skip Your Vaccines Again
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    Why You Should Never Skip Your Vaccines Again

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 24, 2018

    This World Immunization Week, here’s a reminder that vaccines are key in ensuring global health. Read more

  • Article: Niger Just Vaccinated More Than 5 Million Children Against Polio
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    Niger Just Vaccinated More Than 5 Million Children Against Polio

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 19, 2018

    Polio is 99% eradicated. Read more