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Measles, also known as rubeola or morbilli, is an infection of the respiratory system caused by a virus, specifically a pa...
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Measles & Vitamin A Deficiency

8.14% of the posts that mention Vitamin A Deficiency also mention Measles (157 posts)
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He said his DD got the measles a few years ago and as...
" ...said that measles are dangerous in those who have a vitamin A deficiency. (And the ...DD got the measles a few years ago and as part of her treatment, they kept giving her doses of vitamin. A. H... "

a stronger focus on quickly and effectively treating measles...
" ...may be relevant: 1. If we had a stronger focus on quickly and effectively treating measles (and maybe identifying ...are undernourished and suffering Vitamin A deficiency. Vit A supplementatio... "

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natural vitamin A. My mother had measles as a child and...
" ...from measles (including photosensitivity) appear to result from a vitamin A deficiency. In Africa, measles induced ...doses of natural vitamin A. My mother had measles as a ... "

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i had low vitamin A and was told by my dr to take Vitamin A...
" ...deficient in vitamin A have a higher incidence of respiratory disease and diarrhea as well as a higher rate of mortality from infectious disease (especially measles) compared to children who... "

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Also, speech delay has been correlated with vitamin A...
" ...to vitamin A deficiency? Have you considered that? Infections rapidly deplete vitamin A stores in the liver (measles treatment info). Also, speech delay has been correlated with vitamin A (Dr.... "

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supported by science), but also include other medical issue...
" ...from measles likely have an underlying predisposition, which may include nutritional deficiencies (Vitamin A deficiency is a well-known predisposition to measles complications, recognized by expert... "

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info). Also, speech delay has been correlated with vitamin A...
" ...to vitamin A deficiency? Have you considered that? Infections rapidly deplete vitamin A stores in the liver (measles treatment info). Also, speech delay has been correlated with vitamin A (Dr.... "

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Also, speech delay has been correlated with vitamin A...
" ...to vitamin A deficiency? Have you considered that? Infections rapidly deplete vitamin A stores in the liver (measles treatment info). Also, speech delay has been correlated with vitamin A (Dr.... "

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all children diagnosed with measles, regardless of their...
" ...2 doses Age 6-11 months: 100,000 IU/day PO for 2 doses Older than 1 year: 200,000 IU/day PO for 2 doses Children with clinical signs of vitamin A deficiency : The first 2 doses as appropriate for... "

vaccinated kids get the measles it's usually identified...
" ...others in the population measles. 2. When vaccinated kids get the measles it's usually identified as ...\"working\" isn't counted at all. 3. Measles is a vitamin A deficiency and all it ta... "

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