U.S. Health Officials Report 41 New Cases Of Measles Last Week

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Published on June 10, 2019 - Duration: 00:46s

U.S. Health Officials Report 41 New Cases Of Measles Last Week

The United States’ worst measles outbreak in a quarter-century spread to Idaho and Virginia last week.

Public health authorities on Monday reported 41 new cases of the highly contagious and sometimes deadly disease, Reuters reports.

The U.S. has recorded 1,022 cases of the diseases this year as of June 6, in an outbreak blamed on misinformation about vaccines.

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