On-going measles outbreak in Zelenograd, Russia

Since the end of February, there have been more than 20 reported cases of measles, including two hospital workers. New cases continue to surface. Travellers are reminded that outbreaks of the highlycontagious measles virus can occur anywhere in the world at any time.Travellers can reduce their risk of exposure to the highly contagious measlesvirus by ensuring that their childhood vaccinations, including measles,are up-to-date prior to travelling.

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