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US Measles Cases

There's A Serious Measles Outbreak In Ohio

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 05.13.2014 | Healthy Living

Ohio has a measles problem. This week, the state's Department of Health revealed that Ohio is in the midst of an measles outbreak, with 68 cases re...

Big Measles Outbreaks Linked To Troubling Trend

Posted 03.21.2014 | Healthy Living

A recent measles outbreak at a religious preschool in Vancouver with a vaccination rate of nearly zero points to a troubling trend. Large outbreaks in...

U.S. Measles Cases At 15-Year High: What Should You Do?

AP/The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 07.25.2011 | Healthy Living

Health officials say 118 cases of measles have been reported in the United States so far this year -- the highest number this early in the year since ...

U.S. Headed Toward Most Measles Cases In 10 Years

AP | By MIKE STOBBE | Posted 07.05.2011 | Home

ATLANTA -- The United States seems to be on track to have more measles cases than any year in more than a decade, with virtually all cases linked to o...

Measles On The Rise? What You Should Know

Leigh Vinocur, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Leigh Vinocur, M.D.

Measles is a highly contagious serious respiratory infection. The symptoms are fever with a runny nose, watery reddish eyes and a rash of small flat red spots.

Is Jenny McCarthy Afraid Of The Truth About Autism?

Iris Erlingsdottir | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Iris Erlingsdottir

My aunt will never forget that day in 1975, when her 20 month old daughter woke up from a nap, crying petulantly. The child seemed to be having diffic...

Don't Risk Going Unvaccinated

Paul A. Offit, MD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paul A. Offit, MD

If parents choose not to vaccinate their children, not only do they put their own children at risk, they put others at risk as well.

US Measles Cases Highest In A Decade Due To Vaccination Fears

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

ATLANTA — Measles cases in the U.S. are at the highest level in more than a decade, with nearly half of those involving children whose parents r...