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Thursday, November 3, 2016

Measles: What's The Harm?

"In the case of measles we have a highly contagious virus that is a leading cause of death and disability in young children. Fortunately, it is also completely preventable with a simple and effective vaccine. As the WHO points out – this is one of the most cost effective and highest benefit-to-risk ratio health interventions that humans have devised. The world-wide vaccine campaign has saved an estimated 17.1 million children deaths from measles in the last 14 years.

"Denial of these facts, and fear-mongering about vaccines, directly results in the death of children."

Measles More Deadly than Previously Thought

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