Measles | In Good Shape - The Health Show | DW | 22.11.2012
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Measles is a highly contagious and widespread infectious disease that is caused by the measles virus and spread through respiration. Measles is responsible for the death of more than 100,000 children every year and can cause deafness and brain damage. However, this can all be prevented by inoculation after the age of 12 months.

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