Alarmed with three cases of death reported over the last four months along with a spurt in measles cases, Delhi government has started an exercise to identify the high risk zones in the national ca

Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - Karachi—Sindh health department had as yet administered drops of anti-measles vaccine to 1076922 children of 29 districts of Sindh during day of extended campaign for the

The world’s biggest funder of vaccines for developing countries wants to raise $7.5 billion for inoculations to save as many as 6 million lives over five years.

Sindh government has started anti-polio and measles drive in 29 districts of Sindh from Monday under the Expanded Programme of Immunisation (EPI) to make the children, between 6 months to 10 years

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government will launch a two-week campaign to vaccinate 9.6 million children against measles in the province.

PUNE: Few doctors complying with the government diktat to report measles cases to local health officials may turn out to be a big hurdle as authorities step up surveillance with an aim to eradicate

The Sindh health department is going to launch a comprehensive measles-specific vaccination campaign in collaboration with Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI) at a cost of over Rs4

Measles stalked and hunted down three more children as the government made a belated admission of children’s deaths from the infectious disease in Sujawal and Thatta districts and announced on Mond

Acute encephalitis in eastern States such as Odisha and Jharkhand is caused by viruses of dengue and measles too, a latest study has revealed.

The study, which was recently published in the Epidemiology and Infection Journal, has showed that though herpes simplex virus (HSV) was a dominant agent for acute encephalitis, in some cases the viral agents were that of dengue and measles.

Ken Puzey can't forget the cries of a young Haitian girl at a medical clinic where he was volunteering last April.