DANGER : More than 700 children have died of measles in Zimbabwe

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Measles outbreaks across Zimbabwe have killed more than seven hundred children and infected hundreds

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of others, highlighting the dangers of a lack of worldwide childhood vaccination campaigns.

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The outbreak is the result of a serious confluence of factors endangering the fitness of children in several countries

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General vaccination declined significantly during the COVID-19 pandemic in Zimbabwe.

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Zimbabwe's health machine has very few staff. Fitness carers have moved to neighboring South Africa or high-income international locations for jobs

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 Covid had derailed vaccination campaigns, although a catch-up measles marketing campaign targeting children from infancy to age 5 was the biggest last month.

Started off well, as the suggested death toll began to climb.

Started off well, as the suggested death toll began to climb.