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Moorpark College Notifies Students About Potential Measles Exposure

MOORPARK (CBSLA.com) — The measles outbreak is still spreading.

Moorpark College just sent more than 13,000 notices to students, staff and faculty regarding potential measles exposure. 49 more words


Why Get a Measles Vaccine?

The resurgence of the highly contagious measles has been a hot topic in news recently. Here in the United States, we’ve experienced a record number of measles cases since 2000. 243 more words

Medical Information

Why Super Bowl XLIX Will Be The Most Colorful One Ever!

There have been some great Super Bowls, and there have been some…well..quite a few losers. It is not only the score and the performance of the athletes that dictates how memorable the game was, but also all the accompanying media hype and the ‘who knows what will happen’ halftime shows. 721 more words

Human Interest

The economic cost of measles

Dear Reader,

The outbreak of concern about measles has been very enlightening to many Americans who simply were not aware of the growing anti-vaccine movement. People are also learning about the real and frightening health risks related to this measles outbreak, about which you can read more in this… 341 more words


White House Urges Measles Vaccinations As Number of Infected Passes 100

The White House said on Friday that parents should be “listening to our public health officials,” who urge vaccinations against measles, as it emerged the disease has now… 251 more words

New Measles Cases Confirmed In Marin And San Mateo Counties

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Health officials Friday evening announced that they have confirmed a third case of measles in San Mateo County, bringing the total new cases announced in the Bay Area Friday to three. 453 more words