Measles may lead to serious, fatal complications not often associated with the disease, a new study finds. Source: Vaccines can prevent fatal complications from measles, study affirms | | foxcarolina.com
This event took place in Paris, France June 13, 2019. Autistic activist Louis Brunel attended the Antivaxxer event with Andrew Wakefield, and delivered a message from the Autistic community. One of the most badass moments of 2019. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/crimson8/
Measles has broken out on the California coast again, as it has done ever since discredited former doctor Andrew Wakefield tried to sell a new vaccine by claiming the existing ones causes autism.When Science 2.0 was in its early days, anti-vaccine sentiment was a tiny fringe of religious people in one group and then a […]
Samoa has announced it is no longer in state of emergency and its immunization rates have reached 95 percent against measles. Source: Samoa Measles Outbreak Update: Are Things Finally Turning Around?
A mass vaccination drive was put in place as the disease spread and killed 81 people. Source: Samoa lifts state of emergency over measles epidemic – BBC News
Samoa has passed a law to make childhood vaccinations compulsory as the Pacific nation continues efforts to contain a devastating measles outbreak that by Thursday had killed 77 people, most of them infants. Source: Samoa law embeds compulsory measles shots | Daily times
The tragedy of measles deaths in Samoa is a stark warning. Source: Deadly Samoan Measles Outbreak, What Can We Learn?