Just like other areas of the world, New Zealand has a problem with measles outbreaks. It shouldn’t be surprising then that they also have a problem with folks pushing anti-vax misinformation. Are they really seeing the most measles cases in the areas with the highest vaccination rates? Measles Outbreaks in New Zealand One thing is …
It was first reported that Heather Whitestone, the First Deaf Miss America, had a reaction to a DPT vaccine.
Although breakthrough infections do occur because vaccines aren’t perfect, folks should know that vaccinated kids who get sick have milder disease.
Almost all of the people in the ongoing outbreak in Rockland County, which could end up as the longest measles outbreak in a long while, are unvaccinated.