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Measles Outbreak Reaches the U.S.: How to Protect your Kids


Measles Outbreak Reaches the U.S.: How to Protect your Kids

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention just announced that the level of reported measles cases in the United States is at a 15-year high. The report urges parents to get vaccinated and to vaccinate their children in order to help prevent further spreading of the disease.

So far a total of 118 measles cases have been reported across 23 states. The disease is mostly spread through travelers coming back from South Asia or Europe - over 10,000 cases were reported in France during the period from January through mid-May.

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