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May 30, 2019
US measles cases in first five months of 2019 surpass total for any year since 1994
The United States has reported 971 cases of measles in the first five months of 2019, the greatest number since 1992, when 963 cases were reported...
May 30, 2019 - 9:58pm
April 24, 2019
Measles cases break record since disease was eliminated in United States in 2000
Measles cases in the United States have now exceeded the highest number on record in a single year since the disease was eliminated in 2000.Nationwide,...
April 24, 2019 - 3:11pm
April 20, 2019
How does measles spread? Do I need another MMR vaccine shot? How dangerous is measles? FAQ on the outbreaks
The United States is experiencing its second-highest number of measles cases in nearly two decades. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
April 20, 2019 - 3:50pm
April 15, 2019
CDC reports 90 new measles cases as outbreak approaches record
WASHINGTON - For the third week in a row, U.S. health officials have added dozens of new reports to the year's list of confirmed measles cases,...
April 15, 2019 - 10:58am
April 10, 2019
New York City declares public health emergency, orders mandatory measles shots
New York City on Tuesday, April 9, declared a public health emergency and ordered mandatory measles vaccinations amid an outbreak, becoming the...
April 10, 2019 - 8:57am
April 9, 2019
CDC finds 78 new measles cases as outbreak sprints toward record; experts blame those against vaccinations
WASHINGTON - For the second week in a row, U.S. health officials added dozens of new reports to the year's list of confirmed measles cases, bringing...
April 9, 2019 - 8:31am
April 2, 2019
US measles cases surge to second-highest level in nearly two decades
The number of people sickened by measles in the first three months of this year is more than for all of 2018 - and the second-highest number...
April 2, 2019 - 8:37am
March 5, 2019
Measles vaccine doesn't cause autism, says a new, decade-long study of half a million people
The notion that vaccines might cause autism was refuted nine years ago, when a British medical panel concluded in 2010 that Andrew Wakefield,...
March 5, 2019 - 9:14am
February 21, 2019
Measles outbreak prompt state lawmakers to reconsider religion exemptions for vaccines
Recent measles outbreaks in states such as Washington, New York and New Jersey have cast a spotlight on a group of Americans who receive exemptions...
February 21, 2019 - 10:05am
February 15, 2019
Facebook to consider removing or demoting anti-vaccination recommendations
As public pressure intensifies over how Facebook promotes misinformation about vaccines, the social media giant is considering removing anti-vaccination...
February 15, 2019 - 5:07pm
January 27, 2019
Commentary: The measles that shouldn't be
With all the lurking unknowns concerning infectious disease - including the brain-damaging Zika virus, the paralyzing acute flaccid myelitis,...
January 27, 2019 - 12:45pm
September 18, 2018
MDH: Check vaccination status, travelers
A third travel-related case of measles in the state in less than six weeks prompted state health officials to urge Minnesotans to make sure they...
September 18, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 7, 2018
First Minnesota measles case of 2018 confirmed in Hennepin County child
ST. PAUL — Health officials have confirmed the first Minnesota case of measles in 2018 in a Hennepin County child. A 5-year-old who traveled...
August 7, 2018 - 2:13pm
April 26, 2018
Health officials warn of measles case in southeastern Minnesota traveler
The Minnesota Department of Health together with local public health departments in Freeborn and Winona counties are warning people about recent potential exposure to confirmed measles at two locations in southeastern Minnesota. The warning comes after the health department learned...
April 26, 2018 - 8:00am
April 25, 2018
Minnesotans could have been exposed to measles in Winona and Albert Lea, officials say
WINONA, Minn.—A measles-infected traveler may have contaminated people in southern Minnesota earlier this month, health officials cautioned Wednesday, April 25. A non-Minnesota resident with confirmed measles traveled through Minnesota and may have exposed individuals to the...
April 25, 2018 - 6:22pm