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Supporters of the Measles Initiative also include: the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization , the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Vodafone Group Foundation, Canadian International Development Agency , Japanese International Agency for Cooperation , Department for International Development of the United Kingdom , the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies , the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Izumi Foundation, Dickinson and Company, and governments.

For more information about the Measles Initiative, to make a financial contribution, call 1-800 Red Cross or to make a secure online donationSuffer Helping eczema tolerate smallpox vaccineSAN DIEGO – The absence a particular peptide in the skin of people with eczema – the most common form of eczema – could explain why a high risk a high risk of the side effects of smallpox vaccine, researchers report in the February Journal of Immunology.

Background:The Measles Initiative in 2001 launched, de-worming medication and partnership among leaders in public health and supports the goal of reducing measles deaths worldwide by 90 % by 2013 compared to 2000. Measles Initiative partners include the American Red Cross, United Nations Foundation, WHO and UNICEF.. Continue reading The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.