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Ep. 61 Measles, or, Why People are Dumb Petri Dish

    • Life Sciences

Measles! Super contagious, very tricky, no real treatments, can cause IMMUNE AMNESIA! But hey, we have a vaccine, so this disease should be history, right? Well, definitely not yet! Learn more about this disease on this week's episode!

This episode is sponsored in part by Vaer Watches, which you can visit at  https://www.vaerwatches.com/  to purchase beautiful curated photographs. Currently you can get 15% off with the code PODGO15, check it out!

This episode has a promo for Podcast Review Day! If you like us, please take some time today to rate and review us (and other pods!) in the app you're using, on the iTunes store, and/or at podchaser.com! Rating and reviewing us helps us reach other people!

Email us at petridishpod -at- gmail.com. On twitter @dishpodcast and instagram @petridishpodcast.

References:


https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/pinkbook/meas.html
https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/All-Disorders/Subacute-Sclerosing-Panencephalitis-Information-Page
https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/measles
https://europepmc.org/article/med/28757186
https://academic.oup.com/jid/article/204/suppl_1/S47/2192303#90226645
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2838858
https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2015/01/what-does-measles-actually-do
https://science.sciencemag.org/content/366/6465/599
https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-03324-7
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6074295/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2605051/pdf/yjbm00613-0088.pdf
https://www.cdc.gov/measles/about/history.html
https://www.historyofvaccines.org/content/blog/brief-history-measles
https://www.who.int/vaccine_safety/initiative/tools/MMR_vaccine_rates_information_sheet.pdf?ua=1
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4007870/
https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/Patient-Caregiver-Education/Fact-Sheets/Febrile-Seizures-Fact-Sheet
https://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/vaccines/mmr/mmr-studies.html
https://www.mdpi.com/1999-4915/11/11/1017/htm

Measles! Super contagious, very tricky, no real treatments, can cause IMMUNE AMNESIA! But hey, we have a vaccine, so this disease should be history, right? Well, definitely not yet! Learn more about this disease on this week's episode!

This episode is sponsored in part by Vaer Watches, which you can visit at  https://www.vaerwatches.com/  to purchase beautiful curated photographs. Currently you can get 15% off with the code PODGO15, check it out!

This episode has a promo for Podcast Review Day! If you like us, please take some time today to rate and review us (and other pods!) in the app you're using, on the iTunes store, and/or at podchaser.com! Rating and reviewing us helps us reach other people!

Email us at petridishpod -at- gmail.com. On twitter @dishpodcast and instagram @petridishpodcast.

References:


https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/pinkbook/meas.html
https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/All-Disorders/Subacute-Sclerosing-Panencephalitis-Information-Page
https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/measles
https://europepmc.org/article/med/28757186
https://academic.oup.com/jid/article/204/suppl_1/S47/2192303#90226645
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2838858
https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2015/01/what-does-measles-actually-do
https://science.sciencemag.org/content/366/6465/599
https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-03324-7
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6074295/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2605051/pdf/yjbm00613-0088.pdf
https://www.cdc.gov/measles/about/history.html
https://www.historyofvaccines.org/content/blog/brief-history-measles
https://www.who.int/vaccine_safety/initiative/tools/MMR_vaccine_rates_information_sheet.pdf?ua=1
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4007870/
https://www.ninds.nih.gov/Disorders/Patient-Caregiver-Education/Fact-Sheets/Febrile-Seizures-Fact-Sheet
https://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/vaccines/mmr/mmr-studies.html
https://www.mdpi.com/1999-4915/11/11/1017/htm

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