Andrea Gay

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Doubling our Impact in a Single Shot

(0) Comments | Posted 17 February 2012 | (13:30)

We have a chance to make history in the fight against rubella and measles. The human and economic toll of these diseases is huge and preventable.

In some places, rubella--often referred to as German measles-- is no longer the threat it used to be. During the last large-scale epidemic in...

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Much More Than a Rash of Rashes: Why Measles Can and Must be Stopped Everywhere

(2) Comments | Posted 19 July 2011 | (20:41)

As families pack up for their summer trip abroad, or the kids go off to camp, public health officials around the world have this warning: Everyone should be fully vaccinated against measles, or risk infection.

For the first time in years measles outbreaks are in the...

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