European measles cases highest in a decade as pockets refuse vaccination

FILE PHOTO: A doctor examines a child in a hospital in Belgrade, Serbia, September 3, 2018. REUTERS/Marko Djurica/File Photo

LONDON (Reuters) – Europe had a record number of measles cases last year, in part due to a growing number of pockets where parents are refusing vaccination for their children, the World Health Organization said on Thursday. At the same time, the WHO said, record numbers of children are getting the vaccine – offering hope […]

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