Anti-vaccine posts could be banned on social media after measles outbreak – The Scotsman

Social media posts promoting false information about the danger of vaccinations are set to be banned in the UK amid concern they are contributing to a rise in preventable diseases, as New York county declares a ‘state of emergency’ over a measles outbreak. Source: Anti-vaccine posts could be banned on social media after measles outbreak … Continue reading Anti-vaccine posts could be banned on social media after measles outbreak – The Scotsman

Trust issues – The Lancet Infectious Diseases

In November, 2017, we published an Editorial on measles vaccination, calling for stronginterventions to curb preventable diseases. 18 months later, how have things changed?As reported in a news story in this issue, 229 000 cases of measles were reportedin 2018, and 98 countries reported an increase in cases compared with 2017. Measlesis a global health … Continue reading Trust issues – The Lancet Infectious Diseases