• This is The Worst Measles Outbreak Since It Was Declared Eliminated In 2000

    2 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    There have been 681 measles cases across 22 states this year, making 2019 the worst year for measles in decades
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reported 71 new measles cases in the last week, bringing the 2019 tally to 626 cases in 22 states. CNN reports the slightly higher number of 681 that includes cases reported after April 19, bringing the number of cases to an all-time high since the United States declared the disease eradicated nineteen years ago.
    And it's only the middle of April.
    Who are we to blame? According to the experts, people who aren't vaccinated, and...
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  • U.S. Measles Cases Reach Highest Level in 25 Years. Vaccine Misinformation May Be to Blame

    U.S. Measles Cases Reach Highest Level in 25 Years. Vaccine Misinformation May Be to Blame

    2 monthes ago - By Time

    U.S. measles cases in 2019 have climbed to their highest level in 25 years in a resurgence largely attributed to misinformation that is turning parents against vaccines.
    New York City health officials on Wednesday reported 61 new cases since late last week, pushing this year's nationwide tally past the 667 cases reported for all of 2014. That would make 2019 the worst year for measles since 1994.
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updates its national measles count on Mondays. CDC officials said they are reviewing the latest reports.
    Roughly three-quarters of this year's...
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  • Measles outbreak hits record-high since the virus was declared eliminated in 2000, CDC reports

    Measles outbreak hits record-high since the virus was declared eliminated in 2000, CDC reports

    2 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    New CDC figures reveal 681 people in 22 states have been diagnosed this year, outpacing the 667 people diagnosed in the whole of 2014.
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  • Newly reported New York City measles cases push U.S. tally to highest level in 25 years

    2 monthes ago - By ABC News


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  • US measles cases hit highest mark in 25 years

    2 monthes ago - By ABC News

    U.S. measles cases have climbed to their highest level in 25 years, largely because misinformation is turning parents against vaccines
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