Ohio measles outbreak hits partially vaccinated kids, babies too young for shots

Some children who got their first shot may not yet be eligible for their second.

Ars Technica 9 Dec 2022 9:29 pm

Measles Outbreak: Can It Swell Into Next Public Health Emergency in India?

Can the measles outbreak in India turn into a public health emergency? What can we do to contain it? Experts speak.

The Quint 8 Dec 2022 8:00 am

Measles Outbreak: An Imminent Global Threat, Declares WHO

As per WHO, measles disease has not only become a serious threat in India but also in the world.

The HealthSite 7 Dec 2022 6:13 pm

Measles Outbreak Should Not Be Taken Lightly, Says Chairperson Subhash Salunkhe

Measles outbreak in states should not be taken lightly. Chairperson of measles taskforce have already initiated the steps to curb the spread.

The HealthSite 5 Dec 2022 9:05 pm

Maharashtra's measles outbreak rises to 89

The state has formed an 11-member task force to contain the developing measles situation and recommend action steps in light of mounting cases. The count of measles outbreaks in Maharashtra has increased to 89, which has contributed to over 12,241 suspected and 745 confirmed cases till now-a rise of 700% compared to the previous year.

The Times of India 2 Dec 2022 4:40 am

Measles outbreak in Mumbai: Parents to get a call day before kids vaccination

While this will boost immunisation against measles, the BMC feels this might help create confidence among the people that it is concerned about their childrens safety

Mid Day 1 Dec 2022 7:16 am

Measles Outbreak: Kerala Reports 160 Fresh Cases

Kerala reports 160 fresh cases of measles, officials say adequate actions are already underway.

The HealthSite 30 Nov 2022 8:01 pm

Mumbai Measles Outbreak: Everything You Should Know

Mumbai and it's neighboring districts are currently experiencing an outbreak of measles, also known as Rubeola or Khasra. Dr. Monica Mahajan, Director of Internal Medicine, Max Healthcare shares details and tells us all about this highly contagious disease and how we can take care.

NDTV 30 Nov 2022 1:18 pm

Measles Outbreak: Mumbai Doctor Urges Citizens Not To Panic

There is a rise in cases of measles, but it should not be a panic situation. The BMC is doing an excellent job, said Dr Sameer Sadawarte, a senior pediatrician in Mumbai.

NDTV 26 Nov 2022 10:30 pm

Need To Create Awareness: Dr Anupam Sibal On Mumbai Measles Outbreak

We need to create awareness. Parents need to go back and get their kids vaccinated not just for measles but all the vaccinations that might have been missed, said Dr Anupam Sibal, Group Medical Director, Apollo Hospitals.

NDTV 26 Nov 2022 10:28 pm

Measles Outbreak Very Well Controlled: Mumbai Civic Body's Chief Coordinator

The situation is very well controlled right now from the government's side and from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) side. We've already reserved 320 beds for the cases in regard with measles.', said Dr Gautam Bhansali , Chief Coordinator, BMC.

NDTV 26 Nov 2022 10:28 pm

Measles outbreak: Mumbai reports 32 new cases

According to the data shared by civic officials, 43 new measles patients were admitted to hospitals in Mumbai on Saturday. Around 116 cases of fever and red rashes were found during the surveys

Mid Day 26 Nov 2022 8:21 pm

Measles Outbreak: Over 200 Cases, Death Tally Reaches 13

Measles is more contagious than COVID and can cause serious complications especially in children who are under five years of age.

The HealthSite 25 Nov 2022 9:40 am

What the measles outbreak in India reveals

The Indian Express 25 Nov 2022 6:13 am

Lack Of Vaccination, Big Family Sizes Behind Mumbai Measles Outbreak

Even as the COVID-19 cases are going down steadily in Mumbai, it is struggling to control the outbreak of measles among children as eight deaths and 184 confirmed cases have been so far been reported in the city, as per civic officials.

NDTV 23 Nov 2022 8:52 pm

Mumbai: Measles Outbreak Leaves People Struggling With Watery Eyes, Acute Respiratory Problems

As per the health officials' data, the city has witnessed a multi-fold rise in the cases of measles this year as against 25 cases recorded in 2020 and nine last year.

The HealthSite 21 Nov 2022 10:46 am

Measles Outbreak Sweeps Mumbai: How Big Is The Threat For Other Parts of The Country?

In the last couple of weeks, Mumbai has seen a sharp rise in measles virus infection cases. Scroll down to understand how big is the threat for other parts of the country.

The HealthSite 16 Nov 2022 1:36 pm

Measles Outbreak In Mumbai Takes The Life Of One-Year-Old Boy

Mumbai is currently grappling with a deadly measles outbreak which has claimed the life of a one-year-old boy.

The HealthSite 15 Nov 2022 1:44 pm

Measles Outbreak In Mumbai: How To Protect Your Child Against This Highly Contagious Illness

Nearly 30 cases of measles have been confirmed in Mumbai. Watch out for the measles symptoms in children.

The HealthSite 10 Nov 2022 10:18 am