measles

Despite the high level of success with vaccines designed to prevent it, measles is seeing a recurrence in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). As of April 18, 129 people have been diagnosed with measles in outbreaks in 13 states this year. The majority of these people were […]

New York City health officials are warning New Yorkers to get measles shots, if they haven’t already, after identifying 16 cases of measles in Manhattan and the Bronx, according to CBS News. Nine of the cases are children, and seven are adults. Four people have been hospitalized as a result of the outbreak, according to […]