WA's measles outbreak reaches Pilbara mine site Perth's measles outbreak has spread to a Pilbara mine site following reports a fly-in, fly-out worker infected with the virus was diagnosed by camp medical staff on Saturday. Brisbane Times - Published 1 day ago Also reported by • Sydney Morning Herald • The Age
New York declares end of worst measles outbreak in three decades The US state has been grappling with an outbreak officials say was fuelled by anti-vax messaging. SBS - Published on September 4, 2019
Kidsburgh Kidcast: Preventing Measles
With kids going back to school, Dr. Todd Wolynn of Kids+ Pediatrics wants to set the record straight on properly immunizing students to protect them from the recent measles outbreak.
Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh Duration: 01:45 Published on September 10, 2019
Measles Outbreak Over In Brooklyn
City health officials have declared the measles outbreak in Brooklyn's Jewish communities over.
Credit: CBS 2 New York Duration: 00:36 Published on September 3, 2019
United States may lose measles elimination status due to outbreaks
A director at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention says there's a "reasonable chance" the U.S. will lose its measles-elimination status in October because of ongoing outbreaks in New York.
Credit: 23ABC News | Bakersfield Duration: 00:35 Published on August 29, 2019
Researchers Say DFW Area Susceptible To Measles Outbreak
A CBS 11 I-Team investigation identified more than 70 school campuses in Dallas-Fort Worth that may be vulnerable to a measles outbreak based on low vaccine rates.
Credit: CBS 11 Dallas Duration: 02:37 Published on August 28, 2019
Health Headlines - 8/26/19
In today's health headlines we talk about cancer and about a drug that is combating one of the most aggressive forms of cancer. A new study also has found that more than 17% of donated kidneys were..
Credit: Rumble Duration: 03:24 Published on August 27, 2019
21 New Cases Of Measles Confirmed
The United States recorded 21 new measles cases last week, raising the total number of confirmed cases this year to 1,203.
According to Reuters, the escalating numbers seen across 30 states marks the..
Credit: Wochit Duration: 00:35 Published on August 19, 2019
U.S. Facing Worst Measles Outbreak Since 1992
Federal health officials said Monday the United States recorded 21 new measles cases last week.
According to Reuters, that raises the total number of cases for the year to 1,203 across 30..
Credit: Wochit Duration: 00:40 Published on August 19, 2019
A victim of NZ’s measles outbreak has unknowingly travelled to Australia Health officials have confirmed this is the first person to travel to Australia with measles during the current outbreak in New Zealand. SBS - Published on September 3, 2019
How vaccine fear is tearing apart America's Orthodox Jewish community New York state has become ground zero for the anti-vax movement. Dateline goes inside the close-knit Orthodox Jewish community being torn apart by vaccine fear and a measles outbreak. SBS - Published on September 3, 2019 'Inequality' the reason for measles outbreak rocking NZ: Ardern The number of Kiwis infected by the highly contagious disease has swollen again to sit on the brink of 1000, with babies and teenagers the most affected. Sydney Morning Herald - Published on September 3, 2019 Also reported by • The Age • Brisbane Times
Insecurity hampers response to measles outbreak There have been more deaths from measles than Ebola so far in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Sydney Morning Herald - Published on June 21, 2019 Also reported by • The Age • Brisbane Times
New York bans religious vaccination exemptions as city responds to measles outbreak As New York faces the worst measles outbreak in decades, legislators have moved to limit ways parents can opt out of vaccinations by revoking religious exemptions. SBS - Published on June 14, 2019
Child and adults in Vic measles outbreak A child and five adults have been diagnosed with measles after a visitor from Vietnam toured Victoria, state health authorities say. SBS - Published on May 22, 2019 Measles outbreak spreads further in US, hitting 25-year high The worst measles outbreak in the United States in 25 years has spread to Oklahoma, federal health officials said on Monday as they reported 41 new cases nationwide. Sydney Morning Herald - Published on May 20, 2019 Also reported by • The Age • Brisbane Times
US measles outbreak 'completely avoidable' with vaccines The United States says it has confirmed 704 cases of measles as of Friday, the largest number of cases in the country in a single year since 1994. SBS - Published on April 30, 2019
US measles outbreak hits 25-year-high, driven by misinformation A vocal fringe of US parents refuse to vaccinate their children believing, contrary to scientific evidence, that ingredients in them can cause autism. Sydney Morning Herald - Published on April 29, 2019 Also reported by • The Age • Brisbane Times
NYC mayor orders mandatory measles vaccinations amid 'health emergency' The mayor of New York, Bill de Blasio, has ordered all residents in parts of Brooklyn to be vaccinated to contain a measles outbreak. SBS - Published on April 9, 2019
New York declares measles emergency New York is experiencing its largest measles outbreak since 1991, with Mayor Bill de Blasio declaring a health emergency. SBS - Published on April 9, 2019 New York mandates vaccine to contain Brooklyn measles outbreak The mayor of New York, Bill de Blasio, has ordered all residents to be vaccinated to contain a measles outbreak in parts of the city. SBS - Published on April 9, 2019
'Time bomb': two new cases as NSW faces worst measles outbreak in years A pair of young travellers from the North Coast have taken the tally to 33 since Christmas. Sydney Morning Herald - Published on April 7, 2019 Also reported by • The Age • Brisbane Times Parents take children in for measles shots after US county's school ban The emergency order against anyone under 18 who is not vaccinated is a bid to fight a measles outbreak that has infected more than 150 people since last autumn. Sydney Morning Herald - Published on March 28, 2019 Also reported by • The Age