Philippines, Measles, Dengue Vaccine, Children

Philippines, Measles

Philippines hit by deadly measles outbreak

Philippines hit by deadly measles outbreak.

7/2/2019 2:10:00 PM

Philippines hit by deadly measles outbreak.

A growing measles outbreak in the Philippines killed at least 25 people last month, officials said Thursday, putting some of the blame on mistrust stoked by a scare over an anti-dengue fever vaccine. Most of the dead are children and the toll is expected to rise as more cases are confirmed of the highly

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