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Rockland County, with a population of more than 300,000 people, has had 153 confirmed measles cases since October 2018, according to county spokesman John Lyon. Of those, 48 have occurred in 2019.
An organization known as PEACH has been sending its booklets of largely debunked pseudoscience to Orthodox Jewish communities, fueling measles outbreaks, but nurses are trying to stop it.
Over 150 people have the measles in Rockland County, New York. The outbreak is fueled by unvaccinated children, who will be banned from public spaces for the next 30 days, officials said.
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A New York county is banning children who have not been vaccinated against measles from visiting public places — the latest and most dramatic attempt to stop preventable measles outbreaks in communities across the country. Rockland County Executive Ed Day declared a state of emergency related to the measles outbreak and announced the public places ban during a press conference Tuesday, saying officials “will not sit idly by as children in our community are at risk.” The move follows previous attempts to limit Rockland’s ongoing measles outbreak, which as of March 21 totaled 151 confirmed cases in co...
Rockland County, N.Y., will declare a state of emergency amid a relentless measles outbreak, banning unvaccinated children from entering all public places.
Rockland County ’ s move to limit the movement of unvaccinated minors is its latest effort to fight New York State ’ s worst measles outbreak in decades.
Unvaccinated people under age 18 are banned from public places in Rockland County, New York, as of midnight Wednesday, according to John Lyon, director of strategic communications for County Executive Ed Day.
A total of 40 students at Nottingham Trent University and the University of Nottingham are confirmed to have caught mumps, and a further 183 are suspected to have the infection.
The measles outbreak so far in 2019 has spread to 15 states throughout the country, and is approaching the total number of cases seen in the U.S. in all of 2018.