Kids, measles and planes a potent mix

Sitting next to a sick child on a flight is everyone's worst nightmare, but it's the one seated three rows back you should really worry about, research suggests.

An Australian study found no clear relationship between proximity to a person with measles and the risk of catching the disease, with more than half of cases spread to people seated more than two rows away.

Transmission on aeroplanes was more likely to occur if

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