Measles epidemic: Fiji records nine confirmed cases

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

FIJI’S Ministry of Health and Medical Services has this evening reported that there are now nine confirmed cases of measles from the Serua/Namosi subdivision. A Government statement issued this evening stated that the latest confirmed cases are a 15-year-old from Wainadoi and a two-year-old who had been staying in Waibogi, Serua. It stated the infant […]

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