Lack Of Complete Vaccinations Combined With Exposure To Massive Outbreaks Overseas Started Disease Spread To U.S. Communities

NEW CITY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – The number of confirmed measles cases keeps growing in Rockland County.

Health officials on Friday said the total has grown to 87, with six suspected cases also being investigated by the Health Department.

The measles cases are to travel to Israel, which is dealing with a large outbreak.

For more information on the cases in Rockland County, click here.

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