On a follow-up on the measles outbreak concentrated in the eastern part of Zimbabwe, the health ministry reported an additional six suspected measles deaths from Masvingo, bringing the death toll to 704...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Health officials in Shangla District in the Malakand Division of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province report a measles outbreak affecting more than 400. This has prompted  plans for a measles...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Democratic Republic of the Congo is not the only African country battling a measles outbreak. Others are dealing with this contagious vaccine preventable disease–the...

Small reductions in childhood measles vaccinations in the United States would produce disproportionately large increases in the number of measles cases and in related public health costs, according to...

Health officials in Nigeria are going out in force to vaccinate children against the very contagious viral disease, measles, with at least three states planning to vaccinate some 5 million children. In...