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By Edition On Monday, October 22nd, 2018
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Caribbean territories better prepared to prevent imported measles sparking outbreaks

WASHINGTON - It’s been more than 25 years since the Caribbean reported its last case of indigenous measles. But the risk of imported cases has persisted because measles continues to circulate in countries around More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018
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Measles resurfaces in Venezuela; PAHO urges rapid increase in vaccination to stop spread throughout region

WASHINGTON, D.C. - While 34 member states of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) remain measles free, endemic transmission of the virus has now been re-established in Venezuela. And to stop further spread More...