*  India accelerating efforts to eliminate measles and control rubella by 2020, convenes expert group to recommend measures
Dr T Jacob John, Co-Chair of the expert advisory group on measles and rubella to the Government of India, said, "measles ... and make progress in the fight against measles and rubella. "India's measles and rubella vaccination campaign is a truly ... Measles is one of the major causes of death in children and the public health importance of rubella is due to congenital ... Measles deaths have declined by 51% from an estimated 100,000 in the year 2000 to 49 000 in 2015. This has been possible by ...
  http://pib.nic.in/newsite/PrintRelease.aspx?relid=158542
*  Measles Outbreak ---- Netherlands, April 1999--January 2000
... On June 21, 1999, a cluster of five cases of measles was reported ... Measles notification and vaccination began in 1976 in the Netherlands, where measles epidemics have occurred every 5--7 years: ... Measles, mumps, and rubella----vaccine use and strategies for elimination of measles, rubella, and congenital rubella syndrome ... Measles: a strategic framework for the elimination of measles in the European Region, February 1997. Copenhagen, Denmark: World ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm4914a2.htm
*  Measles And Rubella Virus Vaccine Live (Intramuscular Route, Injection Route) Before Using - Mayo Clinic
Measles (also known as coughing measles, hard measles, morbilli, red measles, rubeola, and 10-day measles) is an infection that ... Measles and rubella virus vaccine live is an active immunizing agent used to prevent infection by the measles and rubella ... If measles and rubella vaccine is to be given to a child, the child should be at least 12 months of age. This is to make sure ... For prevention of measles and rubella: * Adults and children 12 months of age and older-One dose injected under the skin. ...
  https://www.mayoclinic.org/drugs-supplements/measles-and-rubella-virus-vaccine-live-intramuscular-route-injection-route/before-using/drg-20062133?p=1
*  MMR Vaccine from Hell - Court Rules, Measles is not Caused by a Virus - Investigators Report
Measles is Benign Disease. Dr. David Brownstein in his blog tells a story of Measles that should ease parents' fears. ... According to the BBC what is measles?. *Unvaccinated young children are at highest risk of measles and its complications, ... MMR Vaccine from Hell - Court Rules, Measles is not Caused by a Virus. In Breaking News, Health Stories In The News by Dr. Mark ... The good news for the Brady kids, and the Somali children, is that they will have life-long immunity from measles. And, the ...
  http://www.investigatorsreport.com/breaking-news/mmr-vaccine-hell-court-rules-measles-not-caused-virus/
*  New study shows measles immunization may prevent fatal brain infection ( A new study has found wild-type measles...)
The fact that 12 SSPE patients identified in the study had measles bet...,New,study,shows,measles,immunization,may,prevent, ... The researchers discovered wild-type measles virus in brain tissues fr... ... A new study has found wild-type measles virus in tissues from patients...Because persons have apparently contracted SSPE ... New study shows measles immunization may prevent fatal brain infection. A new study has found wild-type measles virus in ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/biology-news/New-study-shows-measles-immunization-may-prevent-fatal-brain-infection-1643-1/
*  UBC team tracks measles cases introduced to B.C. during the 2010 Games
In the largest measles genomics project to date, the scientists performed DNA sequencing for 27 different measles viruses. They ... sparking the first cases of measles in the province since 2007. In total, 82 cases of measles were recorded in March and April ... Home / 2015 / July / 07 / UBC team tracks measles cases introduced to B.C. during the 2010 Games ... "If we have access to more genomic DNA from samples in the future, we might be able to build better maps of how measles ...
  http://news.ubc.ca/2015/07/07/ubc-team-tracks-measles-cases-introduced-to-b-c-during-the-2010-games/
*  Saúde Pública - Measles death toll drops Measles death toll drops
According to WHO, the progress indicates that countries can achieve the UN goals of halving global measles deaths by the end of ... In Africa, the region with the highest number of people affected by the disease, the reduction in measles deaths was 35%. ... In 1999, some 869 000 people mostly children died of measles. In 2002, this figure had dropped to an estimated 610 000 people. ... WHO and the United Nation's Children's Fund (UNICEF) announced a global reduction of 30% in deaths from measles between 1999 ...
  https://scielosp.org/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0042-96862004000500022&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  Measles - Part 2
So it is time to re-publish some facts about measles and the measles vaccine that the mainstream media does not seem to want to ... Is the Measles Vaccine the CAUSE of Measles Outbreak in Pakistan?. Medicine Watch. ... Gregory Poland now says the measles-containing MMR shot often fails to protect against measles and that recently reported ... Outspoken Vaccine Advocate States Measles Vaccine Can't Prevent Measles Outbreaks. Medicine Watch, Videos. ...
  https://healthimpactnews.com/tag/measles/page/2/
*  Following in the footsteps of smallpox: can we achieve the global eradication of measles? - LSHTM Research Online | London...
... in 2000 there were about 30 million measles infections worldwide and 777,000 measles-related deaths. The history of smallpox ... As the measles virus has only one genetic serotype which is relatively stable over time, the same basic vaccine can be used ... Morgan, OW; (2004) Following in the footsteps of smallpox: can we achieve the global eradication of measles? BMC Int Health Hum ... DISCUSSION: Like smallpox, measles virus has several biological characteristics that favour eradication. Humans are the only ...
  http://researchonline.lshtm.ac.uk/13176/
*  Vaccinate Your Baby : Measles
Measles. Click on the photo above to open the Measles page from the Vaccine-Preventable Diseases eBook!. The Disease. Measles ... Measles photos can be found on the CDC website.. Measles spreads when a person infected with the measles virus breathes, coughs ... According to the CDC, there are currently a record number of measles cases in the U.S. In 2014, 644 cases of measles were ... The majority of people who got measles were unvaccinated. And almost all measles cases were related to unvaccinated U.S. ...
  http://www.vaccinateyourbaby.org/why/history/measles.cfm
*  Measles And Rubella Virus Vaccine Live (Intramuscular Route, Injection Route) Description and Brand Names - Mayo Clinic
Measles (also known as coughing measles, hard measles, morbilli, red measles, rubeola, and 10-day measles) is an infection that ... Measles and rubella virus vaccine live is an active immunizing agent used to prevent infection by the measles and rubella ... If measles and rubella vaccine is to be given to a child, the child should be at least 12 months of age. This is to make sure ... While immunization against measles and rubella is recommended for all persons 12 months of age and older, it is especially ...
  https://www.mayoclinic.org/drugs-supplements/measles-and-rubella-virus-vaccine-live-intramuscular-route-injection-route/description/drg-20062133
*  TKS Publisher | Vaccines: measles cases rise in Germany and Italy
Measles cases rise up all over Europe, with already 504 measles cases in Germnay according to the latest figures by the ... Talking about measles, the WHO reported that since the introduction of the two doses of anti-measles vaccine across Europe the ... Also Italy* has seen data risen up and recorded nearly three times more measles cases so far this year than for all of 2016, ... Probably to cut down numbers in these endemic countries it is necessary to screen that also the second dose of the measles ...
  http://www.teknoscienze.com/vaccine-measles-cases-rise-in-germany-and-italy/
*  Brooklyn Measles Outbreak Shows How Dangerous Misguided Anti-Vaxxers Can Be | Matzav.com
"Most people who contract Measles recover without any lasting effects". True. But one out of every 500 who get measles dies. ... Brooklyn Measles Outbreak Shows How Dangerous Misguided Anti-Vaxxers Can Be. July 23, 2013. 9:22 am 14 ... An outbreak of measles that started back in March has sickened 58 people in a small group of families who had not vaccinated ... Measles is far more contagious than other diseases, and because it is so much more easy to transmit you need much higher ...
  http://matzav.com/brooklyn-measles-outbreak-shows-how-dangerous-misguided-anti-vaxxers-can-be/
*  Serological surveillance of measles in blood donors in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. - Semantic Scholar
RESULTS Of the total group of blood donors, 6.9% of them (95% CI: 5.4%-8.4%) were seronegative for measles. Women had a higher ... We calculated the proportion (and 95% confidence interval (CI)) of samples seronegative for measles antibody for the total ... were tested for measles immunoglobulin G, using a commercial enzyme immunoassay and a plaque reduction neutralization test. ... use of plasma banks to supplement serological surveillance with relevant data in order to support the program of measles ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Serological-surveillance-of-measles-in-blood-donor-Castro-Silva-Camacho/172fbea4fc26b564b92a7ccb7745288dbd4c14cc
*  Measles cases continue to rise
The rising number of cases is being blamed on the "relatively low MMR [measles, mumps and rubella] vaccine uptake over the past ... Measles cases continue to rise. January 9, 2009 at 12:21 pm , In Prescribing Extra - Other , Print , No Comments ... No Comments to "Measles cases continue to rise". Leave a Comment. Click here to cancel reply. ... A catch up program has also been announced that aims to reduce the risk of a measles epidemic by ensuring provision of two ...
  https://www.prescriber.org.uk/2009/01/measles-cases-continue-to-rise/
*  Increased Susceptibility to Measles in Infants in the United States | ELECTRONIC ARTICLE | Pediatrics
Measles seroprevalence and the risk of measles in infants by infant age. Measles seroprevalence was estimated by a logistic ... details of measles exposure, history of receiving measles vaccine or immune globulin, and history of any symptoms of measles ... 1 Women who have had measles disease have high measles antibody titers, women who have not had measles but have been vaccinated ... A confirmed measles case had laboratory evidence of measles infection or met the clinical definition (generalized rash for at ...
  http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/104/5/e59
*  Prevent Recent Measles Outbreak from Spreading - Greeley County Health Services
The U.S. last year reported 644 measles cases in 27 states, the most since endemic measles cases were eliminated in 2000. Many ... Measles starts with a fever, runny nose, cough, red eyes, and sore throat, and is followed by a rash that spreads all over the ... Prevent Recent Measles Outbreak from Spreading. 0. Centers for Disease Control urges vaccination and awareness to prevent ... Measles is a highly contagious respiratory disease caused by a virus. It spreads through the air through coughing and sneezing ...
  http://mygchs.com/prevent-recent-measles-outbreak-from-spreading/
*  Measles
... is best known for the skin rash it causes. Although rare, outbreaks can happen. Getting your kids fully vaccinated is ...
  http://kidshealth.org/KHovnanian/en/parents/measles.html?view=rr
*  Measles
... is best known for the skin rash it causes. Although rare, outbreaks can happen. Getting your kids fully vaccinated is ... For most, measles protection is part of the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine (MMR) or measles-mumps-rubella-varicella vaccine ( ... Measles vaccine usually is not given to infants younger than 12 months old. But if there's a measles outbreak, or a child will ... About Measles. Measles, also called rubeola, is a highly contagious respiratory infection that's caused by a virus. It causes a ...
  http://kidshealth.org/NicklausChildrens/en/parents/measles.html
*  HashtagVOA: MEASLES
... and some other developed nations have fallen far behind other countries in measles vaccination. On this week's HashtagVOA, ... The Measles is back. Not in rural Africa or South Asia, but in several major cities in the United States! More than 100 people ... The Measles is back. Not in rural Africa or South Asia, but in several major cities in the United States! More than 100 people ... and some other developed nations have fallen far behind other countries in measles vaccination. On this week's HashtagVOA, ...
  https://www.voanews.com/a/2637249.html
*  German measles
... thought to be variant of measles  First described … ... Also called as three-day measles/rubella  From Latin meaning ' ... German measles * 1.  Also called as three-day measles/rubella  From Latin meaning 'little red'  Discovered in 18th century ... 8. Diagnosis: doctor suspects whether patient has measles Virus culture/ blood test Recent infection With german measles ... Forscheimer's Spot  enanthem  seen as small, red spots (petechiae) in 20% of patients  similar spots can be seen in measles ...
  https://www.slideshare.net/anmelover13/german-measles-26021584
*  Measles questions | New Scientist
The UK measles outbreak in south Wales reminds us how easily near-extinct infections can take hold in pockets of susceptibility ... Measles questions. From Jonathan Read, Institute of Infection and Global Health, University of Liverpool ... The UK measles outbreak in south Wales reminds us how easily near-extinct infections can take hold in pockets of susceptibility ...
  https://www.newscientist.com/letter/mg21829150-700-measles-questions/
*  Rubella (German Measles)
... or German measles, usually is a mild disease in kids that can be prevented with vaccination. Its primary medical danger is to ... Rubella - commonly known as German measles or 3-day measles - is an infection that mostly affects the skin and lymph nodes. It ... The vaccine is usually given to children at 12-15 months of age as part of the scheduled measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) ... is caused by the rubella virus (not the same virus that causes measles). ...
  http://kidshealth.org/VidantMedicalCenter/en/parents/german-measles.html
*  Measles History
References to measles can be found as far back as the 7th century A.D. ... Measles in history was considered to be a life event that almost all children went through. ... The history of measles underwent a sea change in 1963 with the advent of the measles vaccine. The number of measles cases ... Measles in history was considered to be a life event that almost all children went through. References to measles can be found ...
  https://www.news-medical.net/health/Measles-History.aspx
*  Measles | The BMJ
Measles. Br Med J 1947; 2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.2.4535.928 (Published 06 December 1947) Cite this as: Br Med J 1947; ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/2/4535/928.1