Measles

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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

08/07/2014

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

As Case Count Rises, Gov. Cuomo Urges New Yorkers To Get Measles Vaccination

Governor Andrew Cuomo has urged all New Yorkers to get a measles vaccination. An outbreak of the highly contagious disease has continued to spread across the country.

04/26/2014

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

Health Department Confirms 2 New Cases On Measles In NYC

The health department says the total number of confirmed cases of measles is now at 26, with 12 pediatric and 14 adult cases.

04/16/2014

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

Health Officials: 25 Cases Of Measles Confirmed In NYC

It first showed up in northern Manhattan and the Bronx, but the three most recent cases were reported on the Lower East Side.

04/02/2014

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

NYC Hospitals May Be To Blame For Measles Outbreak

There have been 20 confirmed cases of measles in the city during the past several weeks.

03/18/2014

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

Officials: 19 Cases Of Measles Identified In Outbreak Across Upper Manhattan, The Bronx

Officials now say that they have seen 19 cases of measles in an outbreak that took place across parts of Manhattan and the Bronx.

03/11/2014

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

Health Department Keeps An Eye On Bronx, Manhattan Measles Outbreak

So far, 16 cases have been identified including 9 children and 7 adults, officials said. Four people have been hospitalized.

03/08/2014

This is the skin of a patient after 3 days of measles infection; treated at a New York hospital. (CDC/file)

NYC Health Department Investigating Measles Outbreak

The health department said seven adults and nine children have been diagnosed to date and four people have been hospitalized.

03/07/2014

A nurse uses a syringe to prepare an injection of the combined Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination (file/credit: GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

Confirmed Case Of Measles Detected In Orange County

A resident contracted measles but it’s not clear where or when the person was infected. Anyone with a rash and fever should call a medical provider before visiting an emergency room.

02/25/2014

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Measles Warning Issued For Shoppers At Palisades Center Mall

The Rockland County Health Department said anyone who was at the mall this past Sunday, Feb. 2, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. may have been exposed.

02/07/2014

Dead dolphins have been washing up on Long Island and New Jersey beaches in growing numbers over the summer. (Credit CBS 2)

Experts: Measles-Like Virus Likely Cause Of Dolphin Deaths

The mystery of why so many dolphins have been found dead or dying on the East Coast this summer may finally be solved.

08/27/2013

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Health Warning: Measles Diagnosed In Rockland County Child

An infant in Spring Valley is recovering from measles and the Rockland County health department wants people to watch for symptoms over the next couple of weeks.

05/29/2013

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Measles Warning Issued For Recent Visitors To N.J. Hospital

If you were at Somerset Medical Center in Somerville, N.J., earlier this week, health officials said you might have contracted measles.

03/09/2013

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B&C Morning Show: Al Dukes’ Health Issues Could Be Tracked To Measles In Indy

In light of Al Dukes’ recent health issues, Craig took it upon himself to do a little research

WFAN–02/10/2012

A fan rides the zip line outside the Super Bowl XLVI NFL Experience at the Indiana Convention Center on February 4, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Health Officials: Person Infected With Measles In Indy For Super Bowl

The Indiana Health Department says two cases of measles have been confirmed in the state. Health officials say one of those infected with the disease was in Indianapolis two days before the game and says visitors to Super Bowl village might have been exposed.

02/09/2012

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