Russia has declared victory over measles


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The world health organization (who) has confirmed that Russia failed to stop the transmission of rubella in 2015-2017 years, reports RIA Novosti with reference to the press service of the Ministry of health.

Certificate of free status a country, to stop the transmission of rubella for nearly three years, the head of Department Veronika Skvortsova presented the Director of the European who regional office for Europe Zsuzsanna Jakab.

As indicated in the message, according to the who, Russia “has made a significant contribution to the achievement of a common goal related to the elimination of as measles and rubella in the 53 States of Europe”.

Earlier, American scientists on the example of child vaccination against measles, mumps and rubella has shown how dangerous to society is to refuse vaccination: reduction in the number of vaccinated children (2-11 years) five percent during the year, leading to a threefold increase of cases of measles (from 50 to 150).

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