Monday, June 2, 2014

Measles in the US

The number of measles cases in the US is at a 20-year high. According to the CDC, there has been 288 reported cases of measles between January 1st and May 23rd. This is the highest it has been in the first five months of the year since 1994. 97% of these cases have been associated with international travel of unvaccinated individuals. The press release is here! And the tracking of these outbreaks is here!

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