Physician, Hospital Groups Distribute Urgent Measles Advisory

Texas doctors and hospitals have a new tool to fight the ever-increasing measles threat, as the number of people sickened by the infectious yet preventable disease climbs. The Texas Medical Association (TMA) and Texas Hospital Association (THA) have created a new resource to help physicians, hospitals, and other health care professionals combat the highly contagious, yet entirely preventable, respiratory illness.
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Publication date: 24 August 2019Source: New Scientist, Volume 243, Issue 3244Author(s): Staff and agencyThree years after the virus was eliminated from the country, the UK has lost its “measles-free” status
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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.
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Measles is one of the most contagious viruses in the world.
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Measles is one of the most contagious viruses in the world.
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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
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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.
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According to the Orange County Health Care Agency, the infectious teen was in the area from August 11 to 15
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