The fight against Measles
- September 3, 2019
- Posted by: Jacinta Fa’alili-Fidow
- Category: Blog
What was once a near-eradicated disease, is now on a continual rise that has yet to peak and has forced the opening of a new measles unit at Middlemore Hospital. It spread throughout central and west Auckland before we began to see the South Auckland rise. Herd immunity (look it up) has been lost thanks to the spread of another virus – online memes.