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New Delhi [India], Jan 23 (ANI): Swiftly responding to a request from the Maldives, India on Thursday provided 30,000 doses of Measles and Rubella (MR) vaccine to contain the measles outbreak in the island country.
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Washington D.C [USA], Jan 10 (ANI): The World Health Organisation (WHO) has reported that 6,000 people have lost their lives to a measles epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
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Apia [Samoa], Dec 22 (Sputnik/ANI) A measles outbreak in Samoa has already killed 79 people, with over 5,500 cases of the disease registered in the country, which has a population of less than 200,000, the Samoan government said on Sunday.
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Washington D.C [U.S.A], May 17 (ANI): A recent study highlights the current vaccination policies and scenario to eliminate measles and prevent it from occurring in future in Australia, Ireland, Italy, the UK, and the US.
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Washington [USA], May 14 (ANI): In a marked resurgence, at least 839 people were confirmed to be suffering from measles as of this month in the United States, as per the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
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Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 30 (ANI): At least 704 people in the United States have been affected by measles this year, authorities said on Monday.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 19 (ANI): New research has indicated that a decline in measles vaccination could lead to the outbreak of the disease in full swing.
Updated : 10 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New York [USA], Apr 9 (ANI): A public health emergency has been declared in Williamsburg here due to a measles outbreak, with 300 cases being recorded until now, according to Mayor Bill de Blasio.
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Manila [Philippines], Mar 8 (ANI): As many as 261 people, mostly children under the age of five, have lost their lives due to measles in the Philippines since the start of 2019, according to the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.
Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 6 (ANI): A new report now says that a mass measles vaccination campaign saved thousands of children's lives in India between 2010 and 2013. The study was published today in eLife.
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Manila [Philippines], Feb 19 (ANI): A measles outbreak this year in Manila has claimed 130 lives so far. Among dead are mostly children aged between one and four, health authorities confirmed on Tuesday.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 21 (ANI): Taking to its website, the World Health Organization (WHO) has written that the world is facing multiple health challenges. These include outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases, increasing reports of drug-resistant pathogens, growing rates of obesit