Measles

Measles - According to the UN children’s agency just 10 countries were responsible for three-quarters of a global surge in measles cases last year, including one of the world's richest nations, France. Ninety-eight countries reported more cases of measles in 2018 compared with 2017, and the world body warned that conflict, complacency and the growing anti-vaccine movement threatened to undo decades of work to tame the disease.

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Lunchtime News Monday 18th January 2021

A pirate platform has caused chaos on the first day of the opening of a vaccination centre in Toulon in the Var. ... Lunchtime News Monday 18th January 2021 Read More

18/01/2021

French and Riviera News Monday 18th January 2021

As the vaccination campaign against Covid continues in France with today, all people over 75 and at high risk being vaccinated, the Prefect of the Alp... French and Riviera News Monday 18th January 2021 Read More

18/01/2021

Evening Update Friday 15 January 2021

Vaccine company Pfizer has said this afternoon that supplies of its vaccine delivered to the European Union will be temporarily reduced from the end o... Evening Update Friday 15 January 2021 Read More

15/01/2021