Saint John measles outbreak grows to 12 confirmed cases, spreads to 2nd high school
The measles outbreak in the Saint John region has grown to 12 confirmed cases and has spread to Hampton High School, according to a notice sent home to parents on Friday night.
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The measles outbreak in the United States continues to grow, with the number of cases this year now reaching 1,044 as of Friday, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The United States recorded 22 new measles cases last week, bringing the year's total number of cases to 1,044 in the worst outbreak of the disease since 1992, federal health officials said on Monday.
According to data from the World Health Organization, 41,000 measles cases were reported from January to June 2018 across 53 European countries
MONDAY, June 17, 2019 -- As Europe deals with its biggest measles outbreaks since the 1990s, U.S. health officials are urging travelers to be up-to-date on vaccination. In 2018, European countries reported more than 83,500 measles cases, including...
FRIDAY, June 14, 2019 -- Reacting to an ongoing measles outbreak, New York state has eliminated the religious exemption for not vaccinating children. Most school systems require proof of vaccination to allow a child to attend class, but by claiming...
In the U.S., we now have an outbreak of measles where the cases number more than it has in decades. Most of the people being infected are unvaccinated, and we ’ve all seen the media reports of the growing tide of anti-vaxxers. While the CDC, WHO, and pretty much every medical and scientific authority across the […]Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.
This year, Deerkill Day Camp will only allow campers who have been vaccinated
At least 11 prisoners and three medical staff members at the Harrison County Jail have come down with measles, a contagious virus that is preventable with the same shot to block measles.
Reacting to an ongoing measles outbreak, New York state has eliminated the religious exemption for not vaccinating children.