L.A. County health officials warn of measles exposure at Westside shops
A Los Angeles County resident with measles may have exposed others at several shops on the Westside, health officials say.
A teenage girl from New Zealand sick with measles visited Disneyland and other popular tourist stops across Southern California earlier this month, possibly infecting others, local government health officials warned.
Measles is one of the most contagious viruses in the world.
Public health officials say a teenager competing in the World Hip Hop Championship in Phoenix has measles and may have exposed others at the dance competition
The World Health Organisation decided to revoke Britain's status as measles-free. Last year there were 966 cases which was almost four times as many as in 2017.
According to the Orange County Health Care Agency, the infectious teen was in the area from August 11 to 15
Disasters both natural and anthropogenic are increasing in intensity and frequency. 2018 marked the eighth consecutive year in which greater than seven high-consequence natural disasters occurred in the United States alone. These numbers do not include mass shootings or disease outbreaks, such as measles, influenza, and hepatitis A.