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“This is a national movement of people who are nothing but charlatans, conspiracy theorists and people . . . spreading misinformation,” says New York official.

  • May 20, 2019

The World Health Organization has logged 119 attacks this year against health workers.

  • May 16, 2019

It represents a huge setback for public health after measles was declared eliminated in the United States in 2000.

  • Apr 29, 2019

Nationwide, CDC confirms that 695 cases of the vaccine-preventable illness had been reported in 22 states this year, as of 3 p.m. Wednesday, the highest number in a single year since measles was eliminated in the U.S.

  • Apr 25, 2019

Cases of the vaccine-preventable disease are virtually certain to surpass the record of 667 in 2014.

  • Apr 22, 2019

Health officials identified three children who were exposed to the severe respiratory virus but were not yet vaccinated – in violation of the mandatory immunization order in four Brooklyn Zip codes.

  • Apr 19, 2019

The bill, a response to the worst measles outbreak in two decades, would make it harder for parents to opt their children out of shots.

  • Apr 18, 2019

How one traveler who contracted measles in New York City traveled to the Detroit area and got 39 people sick. And how health officials tracked him down to control the outbreak.

  • Apr 16, 2019

The U.S. total is now 555 after the third consecutive week of increases, approaching a record since the disease was "eliminated" in 2000.

  • Apr 15, 2019

The pasta salad is sold in 244 stores in Iowa, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

  • Jul 18, 2018
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