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Hardest hit age group urged to receive MMR as measles outbreak continues to grow.
Hardest hit age group urged to receive MMR as measles outbreak continues to grow.
Only just over 8,000 of the 33,000 non-routine vaccinations given across Wales during the current outbreak were in the 10 – 18 year old age-group, despite it being the group hit hardest by the outbreak.
MMR vaccine proves 99 per cent effective during outbreak
MMR vaccine proves 99 per cent effective during outbreak
Emerging data from the measles outbreak centred around the Swansea area is showing that two doses of the MMR protects in around 99 of 100 cases
Four thousand vaccinated in measles outbreak area as cases pass 1,000
Four thousand vaccinated in measles outbreak area as cases pass 1,000
Around 4,000 children and young people aged between 10 and 18 have received the MMR vaccine in the Swansea area in the past month – but measles cases continue to rise and have now reached 1,011
***NEW*** Head Lice Symptom Checker
***NEW*** Head Lice Symptom Checker
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Heat-Health Watch
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