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Department of Health warns of possible measles outbreak

VAAL TRIANGLE - The National Department of Health has warned of a possible measles outbreak. This follows the latest report by the World Health Organization (WHO) which revealed that Africa is experiencing a surge in outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases over the past year. The department called on parents and caregivers to ensure their children are up-to-date with their vaccinations. According to the department, there needs to be a 95% full vaccination rate to ensure there will be no outbreak or rise in cases.

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