Florida urges vaccinations after 3 measles cases reported

Health officials are urging parents to vaccinate their children against measles after three cases of the disease were reported in a Florida county, among more than 100 cases throughout the U.S. this year.
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Clark County, Washington, has declared a public health emergency due to a measles outbreak, another example of why " vaccine hesitancy " is on the World Health Organization's 2019 list of 10 global health threats.
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