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Swansea measles: Epidemic tops 1,000 cases

The number of cases in the measles epidemic has passed 1,000 and there is concern that the disease could continue to spread for some time yet.

Public health officials warn that tens of thousands of children and young adults right across Wales remain at risk despite vaccination campaigns.

BBC Wales health correspondent Owain Clarke reports.

Measles epidemic tops 1,000 cases

  • 30 Apr 2013
  • From the section Wales