Study Links Measles to 'Immune Amnesia'

November 06, 2019 05:37 PM
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New research in  the United Kingdom has added another reason to vaccinate kids.  A measles infection can zap the immune system's "memory" — putting people at risk all over again for diseases they already had, such as chickenpox.  VOA's Arash Arabasadi looks at a lab where scientists made the discovery.