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Lives at risk from surge in measles across Europe, experts warn

Measles kills 37 in first half of 2019 as number of cases tops figure for whole of last yearThe dramatic surge in measles across Europe is putting lives at risk, experts have said, as official figures showed the number of cases in the first half of 2019 outstripped that for the whole of last year.Data released by the World Health Organization (WHO) revealed nearly 90,000 cases and 37 deaths were reported across 48 of the 53 countries in the WHO European region in the first six months of 2019. Related: MMR vaccine: one in seven five-year-olds in England may …read more

Source:: The Guardian