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  1. A child reacts during a Philippine Read Cross Measles Outbreak Vaccination Response in Manila on

    Commentary: This hesitation with vaccination is creating a global threat

    Serious outbreaks of measles and other preventable contagious diseases have emerged in many countries, Yale University's Madhurima Shukla points out.
  2. A nurse vaccinates a patient as part of the start of the seasonal influenza vaccination campaign in

    Malaysia committed to making vaccinations compulsory: Health minister

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    Commentary: The flu, a global threat the world is poorly prepared for

    A universal flu vaccine may hold the key but until then, countries need to press on with immunisation programmes, says one health expert.
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    Americas region is world's first to be free of measles

    "Endemic transmission of measles has been eliminated from the region," said World Health Organisation director Margaret Chan.