LIFE SE ASIA MAGAZINE

What is measles? by jackie

LINK To the CDC about measles What is measles? Measles is a disease caused by a virus that is spread through the air by breathing, coughing, or sneezing. Measles virus is highly contagious and can remain so for… Read More

Measles Is A Killer: It Took 145,000 Lives Worldwide Last Year NPR NEWS JANUARY 30, 2015

Copied from NPR NEWS   Measles brought these kids to a state-run hospital in Hanoi, where their family members offer comfort. AFP/Getty Images The number of measles cases from the outbreak linked to Disneyland has now risen to… Read More

Measles in Vietnam dated Feb 18th 2015 by CDC Center for Disease Control USA

Watch – Level 1, Practice Usual Precautions Updated: February 18, 2015 Learn more about Measles What is the current situation? According to the World Health Organization as of January 20, 2015, there were 18,597 suspected measles cases, including 6,498… Read More

Measles in the Philippines from CDC dated Feb 19, 2015 Centers for Disease Control USA

Updated: February 19, 2015 LINK http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/notices/watch/measles-philippines Learn more about Measles What is the current situation? According to the World Health Organization as of January 20, 2015, there were 58,010 suspected cases of measles, including 21,420 confirmed cases and 110 deaths… Read More