Nigeria moves to end vaccine-preventable diseases
Nigeria moves to end vaccine-preventable diseases.
Measles: Millions of children worldwide missed first vaccine, says UN
Millions of children in high- and low-income countries have missed the first dose of the measles vaccine since 2010, according to UNICEF. It said the numbers of children missing the second dose were "even more alarming."
French boy suspected of reintroducing measles to Costa Rica
A five-year-old boy who had not received the measles vaccine went on holiday to Costa Rica with his parents. The country had been measles-free for five years before his arrival.
Meningitis outbreak - FG orders 800,000 vaccine doses from Europe
Meningitis outbreak - FG orders 800,000 vaccine doses from Europe.
Singapore confirms 41 cases of Zika
Singapore authorities say they have identified 41 locally-transmitted cases of the Zika virus, mostly in foreign construction workers, and that more are expected.