A measles vaccine has been available since 1963 and used in India’s universal immunisation programme since 1985
09 Dec 2022 12:00 AM
Over two dozen countries have officially suspended measles vaccine programmes
14 Apr 2020 5:55 PM
Getting measles 'resets' the body's immune system.
01 Nov 2019 10:50 AM
The Orange County Health Care Agency said that the girl was in Southern California from August 11 to August 15.
25 Aug 2019 4:14 PM
More than 34,000 people across Europe caught measles in the first two months of 2019, with the vast cases in Ukraine, warned WHO.
07 May 2019 4:01 PM
Nearly 40 cases of measles have been reported from eight wards in Mumbai since January, which is a major concern for civic health authorities.
26 Apr 2019 2:53 AM
UNICEF asserts on the need to get vaccinated for averting the spread of this dangerous but preventable disease.
25 Apr 2019 2:19 PM
The study further showed deaths from any cause were lower when a child’s most recent jab was for measles.
13 Feb 2018 11:25 AM
Mathematical theories used to predict tipping points in public health.
12 Dec 2017 3:05 PM
The report, however, warns that the world is still far from eliminating measles.
27 Oct 2017 8:31 AM
Researchers not the government of India has modestly increased its traditionally low level of public spending on health.
21 Sep 2017 3:12 PM
Measles is one of the leading causes of death among young children globally.
14 Nov 2016 11:34 AM
Estimates for 2015 suggest that 5.9 million children worldwide died before reaching the age of five, including 2.7 million newborns.
12 Nov 2016 11:16 AM