British holidaymakers planning Christmas getaways to Europe risk contracting deadly measles, officials warn as they urge people to make sure they have been vaccinated
Holidaymakers planning Christmas getaways to some parts of Europe could be at risk of contracting potentially deadly measles.
People who have travelled recently, or plan to travel to Romania, Italy and Germany, and have not had two doses of the MMR vaccine, face a greater danger, Public Health England (PHE) warned last night.
It said anyone planning to travel to these countries should check travel health advice.
The comments come after the health body recorded outbreaks in three areas of England – there have been 16 confirmed cases in Leeds, 11 confirmed cases in Liverpool and nine... read more
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