Top News: #Measles

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 Have You Had Your Measles Shot? Maybe You Need Another:

The measles outbreak is growing with 59 confirmed cases in California—18 more than last week—and 42 of those are people who were exposed at Disneyland in December, California health officials said Wednesday.Health experts are bracing more cases, in part because so many Americans are not fully immune to measles. Read more


Measles update: Unvaccinated kids told to stay home from Calif. school:

A student infected with measles may have exposed others at an Orange County, California, high school, and public health officials have ordered some two dozen unvaccinated students at the school to stay home to avoid spreading the outbreak further. Read more


AP MEASLES-CALIFORNIA-Q&A A FILE USA CADisneyland measles outbreak continues to spread:

A measles outbreak that started at Disneyland in California is spreading further across the country and into Mexico as people who were infected on their vacations take the virus home to unvaccinated family members. Read more



Shakeithia Roberts holds her son, Jermaine Roberts getting a measles shot.6 reasons why doctors are so afraid of measles:

Measles is one of the most infectious diseases known to humanity. Now, it’s spread in Disneyland, a theme park visited by millions from all over the world, any of whom could have carried the potentially deadly virus back home. The first case in Arizona was reported Thursday. Read more