HSE urges families to get vaccinated against measles

first_img Twitter Google+ News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th By News Highland – June 22, 2018 HSE urges families to get vaccinated against measles Google+ Harps come back to win in Waterford WhatsApp The HSE is urging families with children and teenagers who haven’t been vaccinated against measles to contact their GP or practice nurse with a view towards doing it now.They say it’s particularly important if families are going on holiday.So far this year, 25 people have died from Measles in France, Romania, Greece and Italy, and there are fears that could escalate further.Dr Cathriona Walshe is a Senior Medical Officer with the HSE in the North West. She says there’s also been an increase in measles cases in Ireland:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/walcvbvbvbvshmeas.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Previous articleTributes paid to Love Island star Sophie GradonNext articleCarlow next in line for Tyrone: Mickey Harte News Highland center_img Pinterest WhatsApp Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR DL Debate – 24/05/21 Pinterest Facebook Facebook Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty AudioHomepage BannerNewslast_img read more