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Who's really to blame for Canada's falling vaccination rates? It's not just anti-vaxxers, report says

Don’t put all the blame for Canada’s falling childhood vaccination rates onto anti-vaccinating parents – “fence-sitting” parents are those who are actually at the root of the issue, a new… 662 more words

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MDH: Number Of Cases In Measles Outbreak Climbs To 21

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The number of cases in the Minnesota measles outbreak continues to climb.

The Minnesota Department of Health said Tuesday that 21 children – all from the Somali community, all unvaccinated — have been confirmed to be infected. 110 more words

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Number Of Cases In Measles Outbreak Climbs To 11

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – State health officials said Wednesday that there are now 11 cases of measles in Minnesota.

All of the confirmed cases are in Hennepin County, affecting children ages 1 through 5, the Minnesota Department of Health says. 155 more words

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Thirteen cases confirmed in latest measles outbreak in Nova Scotia

People are being advised to take caution as Nova Scotia health officials say there are now 13 confirmed cases of measles in the province’s latest outbreak, with all cases believed to be linked. 278 more words

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Canada's top doctor advising travellers to make sure measles vaccination up to date

TORONTO – With the start of summer vacations just a few months away, the country’s top doctor is urging Canadians to make sure their measles… 914 more words

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Measles outbreak across Europe

Measles is spreading across Europe wherever immunisation coverage has dropped, the World Health Organization is warning.

The largest outbreaks are being seen in Italy and Romania. 569 more words

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Confirmed measles case in Oakville prompts exposure advisory

Health officials in Halton Region are investigating a confirmed case of measles in Oakville, Ont., and are advising the public who have been exposed to certain public and health-care settings to monitor their health and to seek medical assistance if they show symptoms. 422 more words

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