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Health department releases list of places measles patients visited

SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. — The Shelby County Health Department is working to contain an outbreak of measles.

Six people have been confirmed to have contracted the virus. 110 more words

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Think you're protected from Measles? Here's what you need to know

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — While there is no need to panic over the current Measles outbreak in Shelby County, but you do want to be well-informed. 495 more words

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"Outbreak Mode" as 6 Measles cases confirmed in Shelby County

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Six cases of Measles are now confirmed in Shelby County according to the Shelby County Health Department.

We knew of two cases last Friday, the other four have been confirmed since. 542 more words

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Measles: First World Countries

Although an inexpensive, safe and effective vaccine for measles is readily available, and considerable progress towards measles control has been made, measles still remains one of the leading causes of preventable death among children globally.1 Vaccines are one of the most effective disease prevention tools available to clinicians in modern society. 9 more words

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Measles: First World Countries

Although an inexpensive, safe and effective vaccine for measles is readily available, and considerable progress towards measles control has been made, measles still remains one of the leading causes of preventable death among children globally.1… 628 more words

Measles Outbreak Management

The steps described below are recommended for the management of suspected measles outbreaks, including its confirmation, investigation and response.MEASLEAS OUTBREAK MANAGEMENT