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Measles complications can affect every organ: Study
Hepatitis, appendicitis and viral meningitis are among the serious complications that can occur when you get the measles, doctors warned in a new report.
Could relatives of measles virus jump from animals to us?
We've seen recent spikes in measles infections. Some European countries, including the UK, lost their measles-free status and many developing countries, especially parts of Africa, Asia and Oceania are seeing frequent outbreaks, BBC reported.
Samoa lifts state of emergency over measles epidemic
Samoa has lifted a six-week state of emergency, which was put in place amid a measles epidemic that killed 81 people and infected more than 5,600.
American Samoa declares measles outbreak, closes schools
The government of American Samoa declared that the US territory has an outbreak of measles, a move that will lead to the closure of public schools starting on Monday and a ban on gatherings in parks.
More than 100 new cases of measles in Samoa as anti-vaccination activist charged
Samoa said nearly 90 percent of eligible people have been vaccinated against measles as it lifted a two-day curfew imposed amid an outbreak that has killed 65 in recent weeks.
New Zealand newspaper publishes cartoon mocking Samoa measles crisis
A New Zealand newspaper caused outrage for publishing a cartoon that made light of the measles crisis engulfing Samoa, which has killed 55 people so far, most of them children under the age of four.
Measles killing more in DR Congo than Ebola: WHO
Measles has killed more than 5,000 people in the Democratic Republic of the Congo since January, more than double the toll in the country's Ebola epidemic, the World Health Organization says.
Is Europe losing ground in its fight against measles?
Europe is losing ground in the fight against measles according to a new report released by the World Health Organization.
Global measles cases three times higher than last year: WHO
Every region in the world, expect the Americas, is experiencing an increase in the number of cases of measles, a vaccine-preventable disease that can kill or disable children, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday.
US recorded 18 new cases of measles last week
The United States recorded 18 new measles cases last week, taking the total for the year to 1,095 in the worst outbreak since 1992, federal health officials said on Monday.
US measles outbreak spreads to Idaho and Virginia, hits 1,022 cases
The United States' worst measles outbreak in a quarter-century spread to Idaho and Virginia last week as public health authorities on Monday reported 41 new cases of the highly contagious and sometimes deadly disease.
Public health warning over ‘significant increase’ in measles cases at schools in central and west London
Measles outbreaks at three London schools have seen head teachers across the north and west of the capital put on high alert by health authorities.
US measles outbreak grows with 60 new cases across 26 states
The United States has recorded 60 new measles cases, taking confirmed cases for the year to 940, the worst outbreak since 1994 and since measles was declared eliminated in 2000, federal health officials say.
Compulsory school jabs needed in UK to prevent measles spread, experts warn
Children may need to be vaccinated against measles before starting school to prevent the spread of the disease in the UK, experts have warned.

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