NJ DOH Warns Of Possible Measles Exposure At Newark AirportOfficials say a child infected with the highly-contagious virus arrived from Brussels in Terminal B and then departed for Memphis from Terminal C.
NYS Department Of Health Issues Warning After Tourist Tests Positive For MeaslesOfficials warned some may be at risk after they say the Australian tourist visited seven different places across the Tri-State Area.
Australian Tourist May Have Exposed Museum-Goers To Measles, NYS Health Officials SayThe New York State health department is warning people across three counties they may have been exposed to measles earlier this month.
NYS Health Officials Warn Of Possible Measles ExposureA tourist from Australia tested positive for the infection, the health department announced Friday.
Europe Blames Anti-Vaccination Movement For Surge In Measles CasesThe World Health Organization (WHO) says there were over 21,000 cases of the dangerous virus recorded in Europe last year, four times the number recorded in 2016.
Officials Warn Of Possible Measles Exposure At Newark AirportThey say anyone at the airport between 6:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. on Jan. 2 may have been exposed and could develop symptoms as late as Jan. 23.
Officials: Teen Staying At Bergen County Hotel Contracts MeaslesThe 16-year-old who was travelling to the United States on vacation was treated at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey and authorities fear other patients may have been exposed to the highly contagious disease.
NJ Health Officials Warn Of Second Measles Case In Passaic CountyOfficials say a 7-month-old baby from Passaic County contracted the disease while traveling abroad.
Officials Issue Health Alert Following Measles Concerns In Jersey CityThe New Jersey Department of Health says one man, who contracted measles while traveling abroad, visited nine public spaces between Jan. 16 and Jan. 24.
Cases Prompt Measles Alerts Issued In Jersey City, Long IslandOfficials in New Jersey and on Long Island have issued alerts warning the public of a possible exposure to the measles.
Connecticut Sen. Murphy Wants Parents Warned Of Vaccine Refusal RisksConnecticut Sen. Chris Murphy is proposing legislation that would encourage states to warn parents of the health risks from not immunizing their children.
Sen. Schumer Wants Measles Vaccine More AccessibleSchumer, D-N.Y., made the recommendation Sunday, noting that the CDC says at least 102 people have contracted measles in 14 states, including New York and New Jersey, so far this year.