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Measles outbreak on the rise

The cause behind the break out of once eradicated diseases, such as measles, is largely attributed to lack of vaccinations. In 2019 the World Health Organization stated that the number of those choosing to not vaccinate became a global threat.

Sophia Artley, Editor

March 12, 2019

On February 7th, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed 101 cases of measles from 10 states so far in 2019. In 2018, 372 cases of measles were reported in the United States. Measles was officially declared eliminated in the United States in 2000, meaning the infection was no ...

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