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# MMR

This month
May 2024
Twenty measles cases confirmed in Ireland so far this year
Last month
April 2024
Two more measles cases confirmed - bringing total number this year to 13
Two more measles cases confirmed - bringing total number this year to 11
This year
2024
HSE begins measles vaccination catch-up programme
'We can see this one coming': Pharmacists want govt to let them give vaccine against measles
Government approves funding for measles catch-up vaccine programme
Over 300,000 people to be offered measles catch-up vaccine under new plans
Measles: What you need to know about the disease, vaccines and who is at risk
A man in Leinster died after contracting the disease amid fears of an outbreak here.
Nine suspected measles cases reported in Ireland
Two or more cases of measles are classed as an outbreak.
Seven of these cases have been defined as 'possible' measles, while two are listed as 'probable' measles
The suspected cases, all involving children aged nine and younger, were reported between 28 January and 3 February
Yesterday it was confirmed that a man in Leinster died after contracting measles
Dr Catherine Conlon: Catch Up vaccination clinics needed now before measles sweeps the country
Dr Catherine Conlon
Health officials keeping 'very close watch' on measles in Ireland as cases soar in Europe
Measles cases soared in Europe to 42,200 last year, almost 45-fold increase on previous year
Last year
2023
EPA reveals Ireland's good and bad bathing sites as improvement continues
Ireland has one of the lowest rates of measles immunisation in Europe
Parents urged to check children are vaccinated against measles before travelling during Easter
All time
Uptick in mumps in recent weeks as HSE advises MMR vaccine for anyone without two doses
The Zappone Saga: How the controversy played out in the past week, and why she had to quit
Renters facing 'impossible situation' as new report shows drop in number of homes available
Four Government ministers among 65 TDs whose details are contained in leaked Facebook database
Hotel quarantine: Why is Austria on Ireland's list of 'designated countries' but not France and Germany?
The myriad ways Brexit has permanently shifted the course of Northern Ireland's future
More Covid restrictions or a faster return to normal? How the Irish public feels about public health rules
Adrenochrome: why was a QAnon conspiracy drug name-checked at Dublin's anti-lockdown protest?
Simon Coveney asks MEPs to delay EU resolution condemning Irishman's detention in China
HSE boss told NPHET member he was at 'wits end' over post-Christmas Covid computer glitch
Snow, sleet and strong winds: What you need to know as the cold snap bites
'I put an 11-week-old fetus into a little coffin': Student nurses to the Taoiseach in their own words
GPs say they are ready to vaccinate over 85s as first doses set to arrive on Monday week
Hundreds of tenants in rent arrears sent removal notices before Christmas despite Covid-19 eviction ban
Misleading videos of 'empty' hospitals being shared on social media are putting extra strain on health service, say hospitals
'I had to tell them their baby was dead': Student nurses to Stephen Donnelly in their own words
Factfind: What advice did NPHET give to Government around the closure of schools?
When does it start? Is it on TV? Will there be music? Everything you need to know about the US inauguration
'We can't just say it's too difficult': Could criminal investigations into Ireland's mother and baby homes happen?
'It won't be easy to control': How two new Covid-19 variants could wreak havoc on Ireland's virus response
90% of Irish motorists disqualified by a court in 2020 have not surrendered their licences
'Tis the season: Covid-19 tests are in demand this Christmas as people begin to travel home
FactFind: Have Covid-19 vaccines been tested among older age groups?
Health Minister criticised by union for not adhering to official recommendation on law to close meat plants
'We are not prepared for this at all': What happens if Donald Trump disputes the US election result?