The maker of Zhu Zhu hamsters, one of the hottest-selling toys of the holiday season, defended its product after a consumer Web site said one of the toy hamsters carries high amounts of a potentially hazardous substance.
The Measles Initiative announced that measles deaths worldwide fell by 78% between 2000 and 2008, from an estimated 733 000 in 2000 to 164 000 in 2008. However, global immunization experts warn of a resurgence in measles deaths if vaccination efforts are not sustained.
The Spanish did not seem concerned about the effects of influenza A, not perceived as a dangerous disease and vaccination hardly arise. With this scenario of "neglect" have met in the General Nursing Council in developing the first study on the disease.