A Record Year for Measles Cases in Europe
A Record Year for Measles Cases in Europe
The WHO reports more than 41,000 cases in the region in the first half of 2018.
A Record Year for Measles Cases in Europe
A Record Year for Measles Cases in Europe

The WHO reports more than 41,000 cases in the region in the first half of 2018.

The WHO reports more than 41,000 cases in the region in the first half of 2018.

MMR
Waning Protection from Vaccination Explains Rise in Mumps Cases
Waning Protection from Vaccination Explains Rise in Mumps Cases
Catherine Offord | Mar 22, 2018
A study finds that the vaccine’s effects wear off as a person ages, suggesting a need for booster shots.
European Measles Cases Quadrupled in 2017
European Measles Cases Quadrupled in 2017
Shawna Williams | Feb 20, 2018
The increase is attributed to a drop in immunization rates.
Americas Declared Measles-Free
Americas Declared Measles-Free
Ben Andrew Henry | Sep 30, 2016
Health officials announce that measles is no longer endemic to any region in the Americas, thanks to widespread vaccination.
Measles Races Through Anti-Vax Haven
Measles Races Through Anti-Vax Haven
Bob Grant | Jul 23, 2013
More than 1,200 people have been infected with the preventable disease in Wales, where health officials are blaming parents who refused the MMR vaccine for their children.
Extra Vaccine Halts Mumps Outbreak
Extra Vaccine Halts Mumps Outbreak
Dan Cossins | Nov 8, 2012
A third dose of the MMR vaccine given during an intense outbreak appears to have provided herd-immunity to control the spread of the disease.
Wakefield Sues for Libel in Texas
Edyta Zielinska | Jan 9, 2012
The discredited physician, who falsely reported a link between autism and vaccines, has filed a new libel claim.
Vax-Autism Papers Re-examined
Edyta Zielinska | Nov 10, 2011
A US-based group reviews the records of discredited researcher Andrew Wakefield to reassess whether he knowingly misrepresented results.