Measles cases increase in the EU in April, significant outbreaks ongoing, new figures show

By |maj 22nd, 2018|anti-vaccination campaigns, ECDC, Health, measles, News, vaccination|

Measles cases continue to increase in a number of EU/EEA countries according to the most recent measles data collected by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) through epidemic intelligence and published in the Communicable Diseases Threats Report (CDTR) today (22 May).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Measles cases increase in the EU in April, significant outbreaks ongoing, new figures show

MEP: Vaccination is a lifelong process, not only for children

By |april 23rd, 2018|anti-vaccination campaigns, child immunisation, ECDC, Gilles Pargneaux, immunisation, News, Renate Sommer, vaccination, vaccines|

Parents have a particular responsibility to protect their children, as they are more vulnerable to infections, but vaccination should be seen as a lifelong approach that applies to adults too, centre-right MEP Renate Sommer told EURACTIV.com.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za MEP: Vaccination is a lifelong process, not only for children

Salmonella on the rise again, EU officials admit

By |februar 6th, 2018|ECDC, EFSA, European Food Safety Agency, News, salmonella|

The incidence of Salmonella in humans was almost halved between 2004 and 2009 but new figures show that it has re-appeared, causing worries for food producers and health workers, but also for EU policymakers.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Salmonella on the rise again, EU officials admit

Antibiotic resistance is the best case for ‘more Europe’

By |junij 28th, 2017|Antimicrobial resistance, ECDC, Health literacy, Health Security Committee, News, Romania|

No country alone can tackle antimicrobial resistance and therefore an effective EU response is needed, backed up by policies and funds, writes Nina Renshaw.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Antibiotic resistance is the best case for ‘more Europe’

Romania cuts vaccine exports as measles outbreak takes hold

By |maj 10th, 2017|ECDC, measles, News, Romania, vaccinations, vaccines, Vytenis Andriukaitis|

The European Commission has endorsed Romania’s decision to temporarily suspend exports of measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine to the rest of the EU, following a serious measles outbreak and dwindling medical stocks. EURACTIV Romania reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Romania cuts vaccine exports as measles outbreak takes hold