Carol Hunt: Why do we still believe all the mumbo ju mbo about the MMR vaccine?
NEW York City has been put on high alert over the past week. Not against a terrorist threat, but from an enemy within that is altogether much more preventable and curable.
Officials in the Big Apple are calling on all residents to vaccinate themselves as an outbreak of measles has caused a grand total of nine people to be hospitalised.
Nine? In a city of more than eight million? And they call that an epidemic?