Measles

Washington State Woman First American to Die of Measles Since 2003

A Washington State woman has succumbed to measles. She’s the first U.S. resident to die of the disease in more ...

10 Truths About the Measles Outbreak

Measles is highly contagious, and understanding the virus and what you can do to protect yourself, family, and others around ...

Make the Measles Vaccine More Accessible, U.S. Senator Insists

A United States senator says it’s time to make the measles vaccine just as available as the flu vaccine — ...

Measles Cases Reach 68 in California

The sun and surf aren’t the only things that are contagious in California. Not with the recent measles outbreak in ...

U.S. Sees Most Measles Cases Since 2000, CDC Reports

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says the number of measles cases in the United States has risen ...

Measles Cases on the Rise, Report Shows

Health experts with the United States’ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) say that more people have come down ...

2014: Have The Measles Made a Comeback?

When you hear stories about the measles, up until this year, it was probably in the recollection of a childhood ...

Is It Measles? 8 Signs and Symptoms of Measles

Measles, a condition medically known as Rubeola, is highly contagious. In fact, the disease is responsible for a total death ...

154 Children Died From Measles In Last 29 Days: New Report From Southern Pakistan

New reports from the local Urdu TV channel Dunya, in Southern Pakistan, show a devastating number of children have died from the ...

First Measles Outbreak in 15 Years in Saskatchewan, Canada

Six cases of measles in the last year in Saskatchewan, Canada have health officials concerned. ...