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ABU DHABI, 18th April, 2019 (WAM) -- In the century leading up to its eradication in 1980, which was the result of a worldwide vaccination campaign, smallpox killed 300 million people, a UAE newspaper has said. "Experts are now hopeful that measles will meet the same fate, given that the disease can be prevented almost entirely by vaccines," said The National in an editorial on Thursday. It continued, "And yet, preliminary data released by the World Health Organisation on Monday paints a different picture. Cases...ABU DHABI, 18th April, 2019 (WAM) -- In the century leading up to its eradication in 1980, which was the result of a worldwide vaccination campaign, smallpox killed 300 million people, a UAE newspaper has said. "Experts are now hopeful that measles will meet the same fate, given that the disease can be prevented almost entirely by vaccines," said The National in an editorial on Thursday. It continued, "And yet, preliminary data released by the World Health Organisation on Monday paints a different picture. Cases...

Emirates News Agency - Local Press: Vaccination makes UAE immune to rising global trend of measles cases