measles

Number of measles cases continues to rise

Some 538 cases of measles have been diagnosed in Lithuania since the start of this year, the latest figures from the National Public Health Center...

MPs want only children vaccinated against measles in kindergartens

A group of Lithuanian lawmakers, representing the opposition conservative Homeland Union – Lithuanian Christian Democrats and the social democrats,...

Number of diagnosed measles cases rises to almost 400

The number of diagnosed cases of measles has risen to 397 in Lithuania , which is 100 more than last week, the latest figures from the National Public...

Ramūnas Bogdanas. Fear of vaccination lives on since the 19th century

The first electrical lamp in Lithuania was lit on April 17, 1892 in the morning in Rietavas. Only 13 years had passed since it had been invented.

Conservatives offer proposals on contending with anti-vaxxer parents

The Conservatives have proposed for anti-vaxxer parents to not be granted children’s grants so that such parents would have to cover treatment costs...