Why was measles considered a mandatory disease for a child? What is the danger of measles for a child? Are there any guarantees against severe complications? Under what conditions can measles be defeated?
“Disease of unique distribution” – the largest Soviet epidemiologist L. V. Gromashevsky called so. Precisely because susceptibility to measles is almost one hundred percent, few people managed to avoid this infection in childhood. So there was the idea that every child should suffer measles, “What can be, should not be avoided,” considered the parents. And they did not seek to protect the child from measles. Continue reading