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Measles behind Myanmar outbreak that has killed 30

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The deaths highlight how vulnerable the more isolated populations are in a country where healthcare was never prioritized under decades of junta rule

ANGON, Myanmar (Aug. 7, 2016) — Myanmar health officials have confirmed that a measles outbreak is behind the deaths of more than 30 people, mostly children, in a remote part of the country as authorities rush to treat victims.  Continue reading Measles behind Myanmar outbreak that has killed 30