NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on a report last month about measles in Fiji, the Ministry of Health & Medical Services – Fiji (MHMS) now reports eight cases of measles as of August 4. In...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The chief doctor of the Kasaï-Oriental Provincial Health Division, Nestor Tshiteku said about the measles outbreak in the province Tuesday: “Today, we are at 2,538 cases including...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the measles outbreak in Afghanistan in 2022, the World Health Organization reports 59,662 cases during the first six months. During the week ending July 2, a total...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Brazil is still below the measles vaccination target. According to the Ministry of Health, 47.08% of children received the vaccine in 2022, and the target for vaccination coverage...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The measles epidemic continues to spread in the health zones that make up the province of Kasaï-Oriental. More than 300 cases including 7 deaths were recorded in one week, according...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the recent measles outbreak in Tshwane, Gauteng Province in South Africa, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) reports as of  11 July 2022, no...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Argentina Ministry of Health of the Nation confirmed a case of measles in the country. The case is a 2-year-old girl, resident in the district of Vicente López, in the province...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Fiji health officials have initiated an immediate containment response after six cases of measles (Labasa-2, Rewa-3 and Nasinu-1) were identified in the country, according to a Fiji...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 NSW Health is urging NSW residents to ensure they are fully protected against measles, following identification of a case from Victoria who visited the border region while unknowingly...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Health officials in Ohio are reporting the state’s first measles case of 2022. The infected child is from Franklin County and recently traveled to a country with confirmed measles...