Measles

Measles - The World Health Organisation and Us health authorities have raised the alarm on the number of cases of measles worldwide. A total of 142,000 people died of measles worldwide in 2018 and the number of deaths is rising. Most of the dead are children. This virus is one of the most contagious. It has caused epidemics on five continents since 2018, exploding in cities or neighbourhoods where too few people are vaccinated. According to the report in developed countries, the mistrust of vaccines has contributed to the resurgence of the disease. The number of measles cases in Europe doubled in 2019.

 

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Evening Update Monday 6 April 2020

The mayor of Nice, Christian Estrosi, has announced that the wearing of face masks will be mandatory in the streets of Nice... Evening Update Monday 6 April 2020 Read More

06/04/2020

Lunchtime News Monday 6th April 2020

The number of residents of the Mougins nursing home in the Alpes-Maritimes who died of coronavirus has increased this weekend, from 29 to 31. The prev... Lunchtime News Monday 6th April 2020 Read More

06/04/2020

French and Riviera News Monday 6th April 2020

According to the latest figures reported 8,078 people have died in France from the coronavirus since the beginning of the epidemic, including 5,889 in... French and Riviera News Monday 6th April 2020 Read More

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