Mmr Vaccine

Girls Must Receive MMR Vaccination Against Their Wishes, Judge Rules

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK

Two girls must be given the MMR jab, against their own wishes and the wishes of their mother, a High Court judge has ruled in a landmark verdict. A...

1m Targeted In MMR Catch-Up Campaign

PA | Posted 25.04.2013 | UK

Around a million children and teenagers are to be targeted in a national catch-up vaccination campaign aimed at curbing a rise in measles cases in Eng...

Thousands Vaccinated To Prevent Measles Epidemic Spread

PA | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK

More than 2,000 people were vaccinated on Saturday at clinics set up to tackle a measles epidemic in south Wales. Queues of people turned up early ...

Measles Epidemic Sees Over 1000 Queue Up For Jabs

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2013 | UK

More than 1,000 people - mainly children - queued up for MMR vaccinations today in the wake of the measles epidemic. The number of confirmed cases ...

Outbreak Of Measles In Wales

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2013 | UK

The number of confirmed cases of measles in the Swansea epidemic has risen to 588, Public Health Wales has confirmed. The latest figure shows 40 ne...

Baby Website Claimed MMR Jabs Could Be Causing Autism

PA | Posted 08.08.2012 | UK

A website offering parents advice on childhood immunisation has been ordered to remove information about the MMR vaccine after renewing claims that it...

Students Warned Of Possible Meningitis Outbreak

Lucy Sherriff | Posted 21.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Students returning to university have been warned of the risk of meningitis and measles after a rise in cases in recent year. The Health Protectio...

Families To Sue Law Firm In MMR Vaccine Case

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.11.2011 | UK

Three families who claim their children suffered injury from the mumps, measles and rubella (MMR) vaccine are suing a law firm they say grouped them w...