Measles is an infectious disease that is most commonly seen in children. However, this disease can lead to death and other health complications. Learn more in this article.
Unfortunately, a measles outbreak in Dr Congo seems to be spreading, with close to a quarter of a million people infected this year alone.
This article highlights the immunization schedule in Kenya. It also explains the vaccinations and at what ages your child should vaccinate for each one
It is important to be aware of polio symptoms. Despite Africa being declares polio frees, measures like vaccinations ensure that an outbreak doesn't occur again.
"The nurses at the time told us it would likely be a one to two-day stay before he headed home. I didn’t realise at the time that these were, in fact, his last few days on earth."