Dec 08, 2019 ... World Health Organization says measles cases up 300 percent in 2019 ... Africa had the biggest rise in measles cases — 700 percent ...
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Dec 08, 2019 ... ... infected by measles in 2019 alone, the World Health Organization said. ... in developing countries in Africa and Asia, succumbed to it in 2017.
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Dec 08, 2019 ... Sri Lanka is measles-free, World Health Organization says .... in Asia and Africa -- fueled in part by fear of and lack of access to vaccines, and ...
Dec 08, 2019 ... World Health Organization says measles cases jump by 700 percent in parts of Africa as access to vaccines difficult.
Dec 08, 2019 ... The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Congolese ... The largest was the epidemic that ravaged parts of West Africa from 2014 to 2016, ...
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Dec 08, 2019 ... The World Health Organization says the latest figures paint "an alarming picture". ... Africa had witnessed the most dramatic rise - up 700%.