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Measles Vaccination

World Health Organization Calls For More Measles Vaccination In Europe

Reuters | Posted 02.25.2015 | Healthy Living

* Seven countries record 22,000 measles cases in 2014/15 * Virus spreads fast in unvaccinated children * WHO Europe dire...

Boy Who Survived Leukemia Makes Emotional Plea For Measles Vaccinations

Reuters | Posted 02.11.2015 | Healthy Living

By Alex Dobuzinskis Feb 11 (Reuters) - A 7-year-old cancer survivor has made a public plea in Northern California for near-universal m...

Top Questions About The Measles Outbreak And Vaccine, Answered

Posted 02.09.2015 | Parents

By: Tia Ghose, Rachael Rettner and Tanya Lewis Published: 02/06/2015 10:17 AM EST on LiveScience The U.S. measles outbreak now includes at least...

Mo Brooks, Ben Carson Share False Narrative On Measles Outbreak

FactCheck.org | Dave Levitan | Posted 02.05.2015 | Politics

The following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Rep. Mo Brooks and potential presidential hopeful Ben Carson both suggested a connection be...

Genius 'Star Wars' Poster Campaigned For Vaccines In 1977

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 02.02.2015 | Healthy Living

The U.S. officially declared measles eliminated way back in 2000, but more than 100 cases of the illness have been identified so far this year. That's...

Some Pediatricians Are 'Firing' Patients Who Refuse Vaccinations

AP | By ALICIA CHANG | Posted 02.03.2015 | Healthy Living

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With California gripped by a measles outbreak, Dr. Charles Goodman posted a clear notice in his waiting room and on Facebook: His...

California School Barrs Non-Vaccinated Students From School

Reuters | Posted 01.29.2015 | Healthy Living

(Adds 1,000 contacts in Arizona) By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES, Jan 28 (Reuters) - A California high school barred do...

Students Told To Stay Home Because They Are Not Vaccinated

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 01.23.2015 | Parents

Twenty kids from Huntington Beach High School in California have not been allowed to attend school since early January because they have not received ...

9 Measles Patients All Have One Thing In Common: A Recent Disney Trip

AP | Posted 01.07.2015 | Healthy Living

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- State health officials say seven Californians and two people in Utah have confirmed cases of measles likely contracted on a...

There Have Been 8 Measles Outbreaks This Year Alone, CDC Says

Posted 11.12.2013 | Healthy Living

By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer Published: 09/12/2013 01:25 PM EDT on LiveScience Despite progress toward eliminating measles in the United Sta...

Measles Surges In UK Years After Vaccine Scare

AP | MARIA CHENG | Posted 07.20.2013 | Healthy Living

LONDON — More than a decade ago, British parents refused to give measles shots to at least a million children because of now discredited researc...