Measles

NJ Health Department Issues Measles Warning For Residents In Camden, Burlington Counties

Viruses

Young adults in Coventry urgently told to vaccinate before holidays amid measles outbreak

Young people are being encouraged to make sure they have had both doses of the MMR vaccine before going on holiday to Europe where there are large …

Public Health

Measles exposure warning issued by N.J. health department

People who visited a gym in Burlington County or doctor offices in Burlington and Camden counties earlier this month may have been exposed to …

Public Health

Letter: Detained border children are a medical disaster waiting to happen

The next tragedy we are likely to witness is an epidemic of measles, whooping cough, or other childhood diseases.

Salt Lake City

Man left measles germs in 2 metro Detroit counties

Health authorities are warning travelers and area residents about potential exposure to measles after a traveler on his way to Ann Arbor arrived at …

Public Health

'More important than ever to get vaccinated' after measles outbreak in Europe that has already claimed 25 lives

The Health Service Executive (HSE) has issued a warning about making sure your family's measles vaccinations are up to date before holidaying …

Derry (Northern Ireland)

A Second Case of Measles is Reported in Michigan

<b>LANSING</b> –The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has confirmed a second case of measles in Michigan for 2018.This case is …

Viruses

Dengvaxia scare: Anti-measles vaccination coverage drops

The anti-measles vaccination coverage of the Department of Health has dropped amid the Dengvaxia controversy, an official said yesterday.

Public Health

Symptoms of Measles

Measles isn't an illness we see a lot of these days, but it has been making a comeback in recent years. Symptoms and signs, such as fever, dry cough, …

Public Health

Parents warned after possible measles outbreak at Bristol primary school

A fourth school in the Bristol area has warned parents about cases of possible measles and have urged parents to take their children for vaccinations.<p>…

Public Health

Measles exposure at movie theatre in Thornhill mall

Officials are warning Thornhill moviegoers about the possibility that they may have been exposed to a confirmed case of the measles earlier this …

Public Health

Officials warn of potential measles exposure at Loop restaurant

Public health officials are warning people who recently dined at a restaurant in the Loop that they may have been exposed to measles after another …

Public Health

Mum shares devastating pictures of daughter’s slow death from measles

Heartbreaking pictures of a little girl’s slow and agonising death from measles have been shared by her mother.<p>Nadja Petrovic, 2, suffered for three …

Medicine

Kansas City area identified as 'hotspot' for measles outbreak

A new study identifies Jackson County, the second most populous county in Missouri, as a hot spot for a potential outbreak of measles, whooping cough …

Public Health

Could the World Cup Lead to a Measles Outbreak in the US?

Here’s how to avoid these dangerous outbreaks during your summer travels.<p>Ian Trower | Getty Images<p>The FIFA World Cup starts today with millions of …

Public Health

'She drowned in a dream and never woke up': Mother shares heartbreaking images of her two-year-old daughter who died from measles after hospital put her in the same ward as an infected boy despite her not being vaccinated

• <b>WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT</b>• <b><br>A mother has issued an online plea to other parents to vaccinate their children</b>• <b><br>The woman's daughter was just two when she</b> …

Public Health

A New Study Identifies U.S. Hot Spots For Preventable Diseases Such As Measles

With non-medical exemptions for vaccination of school-age children on the rise, new anti-vax hot spots are being created<p>According to figures released …

Public Health

Romania's measles outbreak kills dozens of children

CHITILA, Romania (AP) — An outbreak of measles in Romania has killed dozens of infants and children, with 200 new cases reported each week.<p>Doctors say the surge in the disease is fueled by the country’s low rate of vaccination. Some Romanian celebrities have waged media campaigns warning about the …

Public Health

Will measles be back? Vaccine exemption study says KC is a 'hotspot' for disease

Kansas City was named as one 15 urban "hotspots" vulnerable to infectious disease outbreaks in a new national study of non-medical vaccine exemptions.<p>…

Public Health

Kids in these U.S. hot spots at higher risk because parents opt out of vaccinations

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>Public health officials have long known that the United States has pockets of vulnerability where the risk of measles and other vaccine-preventable childhood diseases is higher because parents hesitate or refuse to get their children immunized.<p>Eighteen states allow …

Public Health

New studies demonstrate infection control strategies for measles and mumps outbreaks

Minneapolis, June 13, 2018 - The decline in vaccination rates across communities has led to the resurgence of diseases like measles and mumps, and …

Public Health

World Cup attendees urged to get measles vaccine: Signs and symptoms of the viral illness

Health officials are warning thousands of people who plan to attend the World Cup in Russia from June to July to be on the lookout for signs and symptoms of measles — as an outbreak of the viral illness continues to plague Europe.<p>"We’re advising fans heading to Russia for the World Cup to ensure …

Public Health

Measles outbreak kills 11 in Ukraine this year

KIEV (AFP) -<p>Eleven people, including seven children, have died of measles in Ukraine this year after an outbreak in the war-scarred nation and adjoining Romania, the health ministry said on Tuesday.<p>More than 20,500 people, including 12,200 children, have contracted the potentially dangerous illness …

Public Health

Kansas City's two measles outbreaks are over. But what did they cost taxpayers?

When Kansas City found itself in the grips of not one but two measles outbreaks in March, Tiffany Wallin, a disease investigator for the Johnson …

Public Health

Measles caution advised

The Centre for Health Protection has urged people to stay alert when travelling to places with a high incidence or outbreak of measles. It issued the …

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Going to the 2018 FIFA World Cup? Make sure your vaccinations are up to date

The World Health Organization is warning people to get vaccinated before going to the FIFA World Cup in Russia this summer.<p>Story continues below<p>“The …

Health Care (Canada)

Toronto's Pearson Airport Has A Confirmed Case Of Measles And Here's What It Means For Torontonians

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Public Health

AHS warns of measles case in Edmonton area

Alberta Health Services is warning residents in the Edmonton area about possible exposure to measles following a confirmed case of the extremely …

Public Health

AHS warns of potential measles exposure in St. Albert

Alberta Health Services is warning the public after a potential measles exposure in St Albert.<p>A person with lab-confirmed measles was at the Sturgeon …

Edmonton