Anti-vaxxer map shows countries wary of vaccines but ‘confidence grows in UK’

A new map showing numbers of anti-vaxxers around the world suggests doubt towards vaccines is growing in Europe – but confidence in inoculations is improving in the UK. Research, published in journal The Lancet, is based on data from more than 284,000 adults across 149 countries in what is thought to be the largest global …

What the US could learn about vaccination from Nigeria – Plainview Daily Herald

(THE CONVERSATION) To consider that Nigeria, infamous for anti-vaxx campaigns leading to polio outbreaks, has any lessons for Americans may be shocking. But as measles cases in the U.S. climb to an all-time high after the disease was declared eliminated in 2000, U.S. public health officials have been looking for ways to address the problem. …