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Measles Cases Spike After Anti-Vaccine Political Party Gains Power in Italy
Health & Wellness  (tags: measles, italy, anti-vaccine, political party )

Lone
- 812 days ago - globalcitizen.org
The number of measles cases in Italy has tripled this year compared to last year after an anti-vaccine political party gained power there, health officials said this week.
How Quickly Would Measles Spread If Too Few People Were Vaccinated?
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, warning, treatment, study, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, illness, humans, healthcare, health, disease, measles, vaccination, simulation, University of Pittsburg )

Darren
- 1554 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
What would actually happen if only 80 percent of school-age children were vaccinated against the measles? ItâEUR(TM)s a scary thought that a new simulation from the University of Pittsburgh aims to visualize.
WHO Calls for More Measles Vaccination in Europe as Large Outbreaks Persist
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vaccinations, Measles, disease, children, death, health, medicine, protection, illness, safety, warning, risks, humans, prevention )

Dee
- 1571 days ago - news.yahoo.com
"We must collectively respond, without further delay, to close immunization gaps,"Jakab said in a statement. "It is unacceptable that, after the last 50 yearsâEUR(TM) efforts to make safe and effective vaccines available, measles continues to cost lives-
Anti-Vaccine Mothers Under Fire After Measles Outbreak
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, disease, vaccination, measles, polio, risks, prevention, protection, death, illness )

Dee
- 1574 days ago - newsday.com
LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. - One is a businesswoman and an MBA graduate. Another is a corporate vice president. The third is a registered nurse. These three mothers âEUR" all of them educated, middle-class professionals -
Mozambique Vaccinates to Reduce Measles Deaths
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mozambique Vaccination, Measles, Deaths, Health, treatment )

Anna
- 2946 days ago - news.discovery.com
Mozambique plans to vaccinate 3.6 million children against measles over the next five days in a bid to reduce deaths by 98 percent by the end of 2012, a UN official said Sunday.This will bring the southern African country closer to a World Health ........
Air Travelers May Have Been Exposed to Measles
Health & Wellness  (tags: Air travelers, measles, Health, airports, US )

Anna
- 3030 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Public health officials are warning travelers and workers present at four U.S. airports on two recent days that they may have been exposed to measles from a traveler arriving from London.
Help Eliminate Measles Worldwide
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, children, disease, drugs, illness, medicine, prevention, protection, treatment, vaccine, measles )

Gillian
- 3350 days ago - theliteracysite.com
In spite of the availability of an inexpensive and safe vaccine, measles is still one of the leading causes of death among young children. In 2008 alone, there were 164,000 deaths globally as a result of this disease. The United Nations is committed to
Q. Did All Human Infectious Diseases Originate in Domesticated Animals?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, risks, interesting, disease, illness, domesticated, swine, flu, infectious, measles, mumps, smallpox, animals, humans, research, science, investigation, discovery, study )

Tom
- 3673 days ago - nytimes.com
A. Of 25 infectious diseases that have historically caused high mortality in human beings, many probably reached humans from domesticated animals. including diphtheria, influenza A, measles, mumps, pertussis, rotavirus, smallpox and tuberculosis.
Immunization Programs Under Scrutiny (Part 1)
Health & Wellness  (tags: immunization, vaccine, vaccination, mumps, measles, diptheria, MMS, HPV, flu, polio )

Alf
- 4165 days ago - newstarget.com
For many decades, leading scientists and doctors have vehemently promoted the idea that immunization of children is necessary to protect them from contracting such diseases as diphtheria, polio, cholera, typhoid, or malaria. Yet evidence is mounting that
   

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