Rubella (German Measles)

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UK sources of information and / or support

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Patient UK

Has an information leaflets on Rubella (German Measles) and Rubella Immunisation.

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Rubella

Gives information about rubella and about the effects of rubella - particularly the damaging efffect it can have during pregnancy. From the organisation 'Sense' which is worried that parents may not understand how damaging rubella can be and that a drop in immunisation may lead to a rubella epidemic.

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Rubella

Information from the Health Protection Agency.

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Rubella resources

Information from the Department of Health.

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Rubella (German measles)

Information from BUPA.

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Rubella

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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MMR

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

Author:
Dr Tim Kenny
Document ID:
7674 (v10)
Last Checked:
18 November 2011

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