Editorial comment – Measles warning

Travellers who are uncertain about their measles vaccination status should receive at least one dose of a measles-containing vaccine at least 15 days prior to travel. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA

THE revelation that there are now 14 confirmed cases of measles in the country is not a good sign. We seem to be seeing a slow rise in figures. The latest case, we are told, involves a 36-year-old from Makosoi, Deuba. The Ministry of Health and Medical Services said the case was in the Serua-Namosi […]

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