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Old 04-10-2017, 01:34 PM   #1
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Default As Measles Surges In Europe, Officials Brace For A Rough Year

http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsand...r-a-rough-year

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Next week I'll be hopping on a plane for an 11-hour ride to Europe with a strong-willed, 1 1/2-year-old toddler.

A big concern is how to deal with the inevitable meltdowns. But my top priority before boarding is about my little girl's health: Is she protected from the measles?
Think Measles Isn't A Big Deal? Here's How It Can Kill
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Beyond Rash And Fever: How Measles Can Kill

The virus — which kills almost 400 kids each day worldwide — is hitting Europe hard this year.
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