Measles

Measles - The World Health Organisation and Us health authorities have raised the alarm on the number of cases of measles worldwide. A total of 142,000 people died of measles worldwide in 2018 and the number of deaths is rising. Most of the dead are children. This virus is one of the most contagious. It has caused epidemics on five continents since 2018, exploding in cities or neighbourhoods where too few people are vaccinated. According to the report in developed countries, the mistrust of vaccines has contributed to the resurgence of the disease. The number of measles cases in Europe doubled in 2019.

 

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French and Riviera News Friday 18th September 2020

A man has died following a diving accident in Cavalaire-sur-Mer in the Var. The accident occurred at a popular site for divers in the region.... French and Riviera News Friday 18th September 2020 Read More

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Evening Update Thursday 17 September 2020

French Minister of Health Olivier Veran has been providing an update this evening on the government’s coronavirus strategy and has specifically addres... Evening Update Thursday 17 September 2020 Read More

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Lunchtime News Thursday 17th September 2020

Fifteen people have been evacuated following a fire in a building on the Route de Bellet in Nice Lunchtime News Thursday 17th September 2020 Read More

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French and Riviera News Thursday 17th September 2020

France’s Minister of Health will this afternoon provide an update on the government’s strategy in the fight against Covid-19 encouraging the French to... French and Riviera News Thursday 17th September 2020 Read More

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