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MMR vaccine could be offered in supermarkets under plans being considered by NHS England

The MMR vaccine could be offered in supermarkets and town centres under proposals being considered by NHS leaders. Source: MMR vaccine could be offered in supermarkets under plans being considered by NHS England

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A race against the clock to tackle the worst measles outbreak in WA this century – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Western Australia is experiencing its worst outbreak of measles for two decades, with 28 confirmed cases since the end of September — and it is being handled in much the same way as a bushfire or a cyclone. Source: A race against the clock to tackle the worst measles outbreak in WA this century – […]

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Letters: ‘Kupchick an anti-vaxxer’ – Fairfield Citizen

‘Kupchick an anti-vaxxer’ To the Editor: Earlier this year, Representative Brenda Kupchick co-sponsored House Bill 5135 in the Connecticut state assembly. This bill, which died in committee, would have prohibited any health care professional from administering a vaccine containing thimerosal to children under the age of three or to pregnant women. Thimerosal is used as […]

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Tel Aviv to host event for anti-vaccination activists | The Times of Israel

Opponents say conference next month puts public ‘in serious danger’; municipality says it doesn’t interfere with programs at its Expo venue Source: Tel Aviv to host event for anti-vaccination activists | The Times of Israel