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Michigan sees first confirmed case of measles since 2019

Michigan sees first confirmed case of measles since 2019

CBS News Detroit Digital Brief for Feb. 23, 2024 CBS News Detroit Digital Brief for Feb. 23, 2024 04:01 (CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) announced Friday the first confirmed case of measles in the state since 2019.  The case was confirmed in an Oakland County child associated with...

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Case of measles found in Ontario child with recent travel history  | Globalnews.ca

Case of measles found in Ontario child with recent travel history | Globalnews.ca

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Peel Public Health said it has confirmed a case of measles in an Ontario child who has a recent history of international travel. “Measles is a highly contagious disease that spreads easily to those who are not immunized or have not previously had measles,” PPH said. Those...

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One case of measles confirmed in Montgomery County resident from international travel | WBFF

One case of measles confirmed in Montgomery County resident from international travel | WBFF

Maryland Department of Health and Montgomery County health officials announced a positive case of measles in a Montgomery County resident who traveled internationally recently. Anyone who has visited the following locations during these times could have been exposed: -Washington Dulles International Airport International Terminal: Jan. 27, 6 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. -Claridge House at 2445...

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Measles Outbreaks Reported in Multiple States: What to Know

Measles Outbreaks Reported in Multiple States: What to Know

Share on PinterestA measles vaccine is extremely effective at preventing the disease. Westend61/Getty Images Cases of measles have been detected in multiple states in the U.S. as well as the U.K. in recent months. Measles is one of the most contagious diseases known to exist. Nine out of 10 people who have not been immunized...

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Virginia warns of potential measles exposure at DC airports

Virginia warns of potential measles exposure at DC airports

Virginia is warning travelers that they may have been exposed to measles earlier this month at the two airports in the Washington, D.C., area. The Virginia Public Health Department said it was notified of confirmed cases of measles at Dulles International Airport on Jan. 3 and Ronald Reagan National Airport on Jan. 4. The department issued a...

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Virginia officials warn of potential measles exposure at Dulles, Reagan airports

Virginia officials warn of potential measles exposure at Dulles, Reagan airports

If you were at Dulles International Airport or Reagan Washington National Airport early this month, you may have been exposed to someone with measles. A person who had measles after returning from international travel was in both airports on two dates, Virginia Department of Health officials said Saturday. The exposure is linked to two locations...

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“Staggering” rise in global measles outbreaks in 2022, CDC and WHO report

“Staggering” rise in global measles outbreaks in 2022, CDC and WHO report

The number of countries battling disruptive outbreaks of measles surged to 37 last year, a report published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Thursday, as officials warn that the global fight against the disease has struggled to recover in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Measles can be deadly, especially in children,...

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CDC issues health advisory for measles as international travel increases this summer

CDC issues health advisory for measles as international travel increases this summer

The Centers for Disease Control has issued a health advisory and is reminding public health officials to provide guidance to international travelers about measles prevention and to be on the lookout for local cases this season. According to the CDC, measles can originate in the United States from anyone who has recently traveled internationally. Measles...

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Measles infection identified in Oʻahu international traveler | Maui Now

Measles infection identified in Oʻahu international traveler | Maui Now

Measles. PC: CDC The state Department of Health is investigating a confirmed measles case involving an unvaccinated O‘ahu resident returning from international travel. The department has identified those with known exposure to the case and is working with them to prevent spread of disease, according to a news release. In a Medical Advisory issued today,...